Fighting Germs: Flu Prevention Tips for Parents and Kids

Sneezing child in need of flu prevention tips


Fall and winter mean pumpkin pie, trick or treating, Thanksgiving, and snow days! But although the colder weather promises lots of fun things, the inevitable flu monster is guaranteed to rear its ugly head. This doesn’t mean you need to keep your children in isolation for fear of getting sick, however. There are a variety of flu prevention tips for kids and parents that will help everyone get through another season of coughing and sneezing this year.

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Procedures at Dakota Pediatrics Average 25-30% Less Than Average

Preliminary results of an MN Community Measurements (MNCM) report show that the typical costs of common procedures provided by the trusted staff at Dakota Pediatrics ranks as one of the most inexpensive across the state. (View full report here).

The study compares the total amount paid by both insurance and patient accountability, between the four major Minnesota health plans including: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, HealthPartners, Medica and PreferredOne. The chosen procedures to compare were based on volume of claims and commonality so patients can easily compare what you pay now, to what you may pay for procedures across several providers.

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Our focus at Dakota Pediatrics is first and foremost the health of your family. We strive to personalize each visit for every patient and believe that exceptional care should not be costly or simply unattainable.

Learn more about the services offered at Dakota Pediatrics for your family today!