HEALTH + WELLNESS GUIDE
Doctors, Pediatricians, Dentists, Orthodontists, Urgent Care, and Healthcare Providers in Lakeland + Polk County
Use our Healthcare Guide to stay healthy and find the best doctors and healthcare options in Lakeland and Polk County. Whether you’re pregnant for the first time, have a child with unique medical needs, or are looking for a new doctor, we are here to help.
Don’t miss our Pregnancy + New Mom Guide and our Fitness Guide.
Recent Health Articles
Safe Sleep Awareness: Keeping Babies Safe while Sleeping is as Easy as A-B-C
Sleep-related deaths are consistently one of the leading causes of death in children under 1 in Polk, but they are 100% preventable. By remembering a few simple sleep safety tips – the ABC’s – you can create a safe place for your baby to sleep and nap.
Find COVID Testing Near You – COVID Testing Sites in Lakeland and Polk County
If you have symptoms and are wondering where you can find COVID testing near you, we’ve put together a list of community testing sites in Lakeland and Polk County. Drive thru, walk up, and in office COVID testing is available locally.
New Braces 101: Tips From the Mom of a Kid with Braces
For the past year, my son has worn braces. I didn’t know what to expect before we started, but I’ve made notes and am sharing some helpful tips for life with braces. What to expect, what they can and can’t eat, helpful cleaning tools, and more.
7 Questions to Ask at Your Orthodontic Consultation
Wondering if your child needs braces? Or maybe you’re considering Invisalign or other orthodontic treatment for yourself? Curious how to pick the best orthodontist for your treatment? Learn more about free orthodontic consultations and important questions to ask during your appointment.
Scott Orthodontics – The Smile Specialists in Lakeland and Winter Haven
Is a visit to the orthodontist in your future? Whether you have concerns about your child’s teeth or jaw alignment, or are considering treatment as an adult, Scott Orthodontics can provide you with the compassionate and individualized care you and your family deserve.
Pregnancy + New Mom Guide: Lakeland and Polk County
Are you expecting a new baby? Or are you a pregnant mom who has recently moved to the Lakeland area? Start your parenting journey with our resources for a healthy and happy pregnancy. Find hospitals, OBGYN’s, midwives, doulas, lactation consultants, baby stores, pediatricians, and more.
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Guide to Lakeland + Polk County
Check out our Guide to Lakeland + Polk County for more parenting resources and local information including Things to Do with Kids, Education, Childcare, Healthcare, Classes + Lessons, Youth Sports, Birthdays, and more.