Tag: Early Childhood

April 20, 2021

Continuing the conversation: race and racism with children

It can be difficult for parents to explain the intricacies of concepts such as racism and injustice to children. Here's some help.

Children

April 19, 2021

How many infections are too many infections for your child?

All kids get colds, flu and other infections — but when should you start to worry that there’s something else going on?

Children

April 16, 2021

Spring container gardening: an easy way to add veggies to your diet

Container gardening is a great way to get fresh veggies into your meals and teach kids about healthy choices.

Children

April 8, 2021

Understanding type 1 and type 2 diabetes in kids

With multiple types of diabetes, it’s hard to understand the difference. Get the facts on both type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and how each affects children.

Children Diabetes

March 22, 2021

The importance of play in a child’s sickness and health

Play serves an important function for children, even (especially) when they're in the hospital.

Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

March 16, 2021

When a child’s cough is more than “just a cough”

When are your child’s breathing problems or persistent cough a cause for concern — and what should you do about it? Read on.

Children Infants & Toddlers

March 9, 2021

The My Southern Health Guide to Allergy Types

From seasonal and food allergies to insect stings, we’ve got the details for navigating these sneezy, itchy and sometimes scary situations.

Allergies

March 9, 2021

Children’s bike helmet safety facts: 7 quick tips

Wearing a helmet is the best way a child can avoid head injury in case of a bike accident. Here's what else to know.

Prevention Safety

March 2, 2021

Diabetes in kids: Warning signs you should know

Recognizing diabetes is not as easy as many people think — especially when it’s a child with diabetes. Here are the signs and symptoms you need to know to identify diabetes in kids early — and why early intervention is key.

Children Diabetes

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