Why Parents Should Maintain Primary Physician Contact For Their Teenage Children
When most children outgrow their pediatrician, it is vital to maintain an annual wellness visit through the teenage years and beyond. Unfortunately, very few teenagers continue these visits, and the bad news is that the number keeps shrinking with an increase in age. Moreover, many Australian teens suffer from anxiety disorders, which only goes to show parents how important it is for teens to see a doctor regularly. This article highlights the important reasons why parents should ensure their children visit a primary care physician at least once a year.