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tonsillectomy November 30, 2016

What to know about tonsillectomy for children

Frequent infections and sleep problems are the most common issues that lead a child to tonsillectomy.  …

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Children Ear, Nose & Throat

ExtendedNursing600b November 29, 2016

4 myths about extended breastfeeding

Nursing rates plummet as babies grow. But as some moms follow recommendations for extended breastfeeding, here are answers to questions they might get.

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Infants & Toddlers

Tips for Keeping a Newborn Healthy Through the Holidays November 28, 2016

Tips for keeping a newborn healthy during the holidays

Germs are rampant and so are the kisses. Here's how to keep your newborn protected during holiday visiting.

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Cold & Flu Infants & Toddlers Prevention

decorating-for-the-holidays November 23, 2016

Keeping safe while decorating for the holidays

Decking the halls can bring a time of increased risk for injury. While decorating for the holidays, follow this advice to make sure the family stays safe.

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Safety

melatonin November 22, 2016

What to know about children and melatonin

Melatonin can help reduce interrupted sleep. Check with a doctor before use, especially in children.   You may not…

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Children Sleep

Christmas-gifts-and-tree_640_shutterstock_156069347 November 21, 2016

Remember this while shopping for holiday toys

Make sure to follow age recommendations for holiday toys and avoid these items while shopping for kids.

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Children Safety

strep-throat November 18, 2016

What to know about kids and strep throat

Find answers to common questions about strep throat, which commonly makes the rounds with school-aged children in fall and winter.

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Children Ear, Nose & Throat

prematurity-600 November 17, 2016

Prematurity Awareness Month: one family’s story

Now 8, Owen began his life in the NICU, where his parents found support during his first months.

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Infants & Toddlers Pregnancy

Sanity-Saving Toilet Training Tips November 16, 2016

5 sanity-saving tips for toilet training

Every child is different, but this mother of three shares her tips for saving sanity while toilet training toddlers.

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Children Infants & Toddlers