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FAMILY SPOTLIGHT Spring Kane, Medical Assistant

Family Spotlight: Medical Assistant, Spring Kane!    Spring joined our KidsStreet family in  April of 2018 as a medical assistant and Dr. Wags!  Spring has been married to her husband Jeremy for 14 years. They have an 11-year-old son.    What’s your favorite memory so far working at KidsStreet? “A patient came in with a gunshot… Read more »

Signs of Sensory Overload

Sensory overload occurs when the body is unable to process, organize, and respond to all the incoming sensory input. Although stress is a part of life and growing up, you need to intervene when you sense that it is undermining your child’s physical or psychological well-being.   Signs of sensory processing overload in children: Seems restless,… Read more »

Healthy Sleep Habits

Did you know by the age of two, most children have spent more time asleep than awake and overall, a child will spend 40 percent of their childhood asleep. Sleep is especially important for children as it directly impacts mental and physical development.   Childhood Sleep Guidelines: Infants: 4 to 12 months require 12 to… Read more »

Signs of Dehydration in Children

Be alert for the following warning signs of dehydration, and notify a pediatrician immediately if any of them develop.   Signs of Dehydration in  Children and Infants   Mild to Moderate Dehydration in Children: Plays less than usual Urinates less frequently (for infants, fewer than six wet diapers per day) Parched, dry mouth Fewer tears… Read more »

Family Spotlight: Dr. Timbo Taylor

Family Spotlight: Dr. Timbo Taylor Medical Director Dr. Taylor was one of the first to join the MainStreet Family as our company grew from the ground up. After graduating from the University of Mississippi, Dr. Taylor completed a residency program at the University of Arkansas. Upon returning to the South, Dr. Taylor spent several years… Read more »

KIDSSTREET FAMILY SPOTLIGHT: KIRSTEN LOPER, COMMUNITY EDUCATOR

KidsStreet Family Spotlight: Community Educator Kirsten Loper! Kirsten Loper, is a mother and wife from Mobile, Alabama. She joined our KidsStreet Family in January 2018. She serves as our Community Educator at our clinic in Mobile and in her free time, she loves being with her husband Adam, being a mother to her son Barrett,  and spending time with… Read more »

Mobile’s first urgent care for kids is now open!

  AFTER-HOURS PEDIATRIC URGENT CARE NOW OPEN IN MOBILE The Mobile community came out to attend the ribbon cutting of a new facility on December 4th. The facility features two urgent cares in one building.  The dual clinic is located in front of Winn-Dixie on Grelot Road. They have a pediatrician on-site seven days a… Read more »