Northampton Area Pediatrics, LLP
193 Locust Street 
Northampton, MA 01060
413-584-8700
413-584-1714 (fax)

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Holiday Hours

 

2021

 

Presidents' Day

Monday, February 15

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care Only 

 

Memorial Day

Monday, May 31

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care Only 

 

July 4th Observed

Monday, July 5

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care
 

Labor Day

Monday, September 6

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care

 

Columbus Day

Monday, October 11

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care

 

Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 25

9:00am to 12:00pm

Urgent Care

 

Christmas Eve

Friday, December 24

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care

 

Christmas 

Saturday, December 25

11:00am to 2:00pm

Urgent Care

 

New Year's Observed

Friday, December 31

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care

 

New Year's Day

Saturday, January 1

10:00am to 3:00pm

Urgent Care

My daughter just turned two. Is it necessary for her to still drink whole milk? Our family usually drinks 1% milk. She is taking a daily vitamin and fluoride.

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breast milk or formula for the first year of life, whole milk from age one to two years, 1% milk from age two through 12 years, and skim milk thereafter.  Recently there has been a move to decrease the age for changing to skim milk to five years of age as one of the tools in combating obesity. 

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