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Facebook Live Series: How We Are Supporting Patients During COVID-19

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To help support our families during this time, we are launching a series of video broadcasts to be streamed live on Facebook about various topics that impact our patient families. Dr. Jeffrey Kane, Medical Director for Child Neurology Consultants of Austin, will lead the first one on April 15 at 5 pm.

Keeping Kids Busy in Trying Times

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We know times are uncertain and even scary right now with the ongoing escalation of the coronavirus. As parents, let’s admit, the thought of several weeks ahead at home with no school, sports, or other structured activities can be scary too. Here are some things to help keep kids busy:

Statement Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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The health and safety of our patients and staff is our highest priority, and we are closely monitoring and following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) guidance provided by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Dr. Jeffrey Kane on Managing MS Relapses

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Dr. Jeffrey Kane was recently featured in an article for HealthCentral about helping kids manage relapses of Multiple Sclerosis, or MS.

Doctor, Community Credited in Young Adult’s Journey to Independence

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Chris Lucido’s family once wondered if living independently would ever be possible for him. With support from friends, family and Dr. Karen Keough as well as local organizations, today 20-year-old Chris is thriving on his own.

How is ADHD Treated?

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These days, it’s common to know someone with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or ADHD. While there is no cure for ADHD, there are treatment options available to successfully manage symptoms and improve your child or teenager’s functionality in his or her daily life

A Teenager’s Success with Autism

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Meet our good friend Will, he loves Legos and Star Wars. Will is an accomplished teenager who does well in school, runs on the cross-country team, and he has autism. He's a longtime patient of Dr. Karnik's, and he's one of our favorite kiddos here at Child Neurology Consultants of Austin.

Dr. Labiner on KXAN: Children With Autism Are Not Getting Diagnosed Early Enough, Study Says

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One in four children with autism spectrum disorder has a delayed diagnosis, according to a recent study published in the journal Autism Research. KXAN spoke to Dr. Kate Labiner to find out more about the value of early diagnosis.

A Tip of the Hat to Our SuperDoctors and Top Doctors

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Once again, several of our board-certified pediatric neurologists (and a certain special rheumatologist) from Child Neurology Consultants of Austin were named “SuperDoctors” and “TopDoctors” from Texas Monthly and Austin Monthly respectively.

Far West Clinic Closed – Find Out Where Your Doctor is Temporarily Located

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Our Far West clinic closed Feb. 1. A new, larger clinic will open just down the road in late summer/early fall 2020. In the meantime, all Far West doctors and staff have been temporarily relocated to our existing Cedar Park and South Austin clinics. Phone and fax numbers remain the same. Click here to see where each doctor will be practicing until the new clinic opens.

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