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Tryon_Grief_Small Posted By: Michele Tryon, CCLS
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Good Grief

Grief is a heartfelt longing for what was and no longer is. When children are grieving, it surfaces in their behavior and demeanor. Help your child grieve well and develop resilience with these tips. Read full post>>

Haney_Healthy Halloween_Small Posted By: Mary Jo Haney, RD, CSP
Monday, October 15, 2018

Have a Happy, Healthy Halloween

Dressing up in spooky costumes, decorating, and trick-or-treating are just a few of the fun activities that make Halloween a special time for children. But what if you’re trying to keep your family on a healthy track? Read full post>>

Adrianna and Ryan_Phone Home_Small Posted By: Adrianna and Ryan Walden
Tuesday, October 09, 2018

At What Age Should a Child Get a Cell Phone?

This is a tough question for many parents. And there's no perfect answer. In this post, local parents Adrianna and Ryan Walden share what helped them make the decision. Read full post>>

MasonLeslie_Anxiety and Kids_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Windy Mason-Leslie
Monday, October 08, 2018

Recognizing Anxiety Disorders in Children

It’s normal for kids to feel anxious or nervous in certain situations, so identifying anxiety disorders in children can be difficult. Here are signs your child may have an anxiety disorder. Read full post>>

NICU 101 Forgotten Birthday Small Posted By: Leah Greene
Friday, October 05, 2018

When In NICU, Remember Your Spouse

Your spouse might take a back seat when you have a child in CHKD's NICU, but don't kick them to the curb. Read full post>>

Jatau_In her own time_Small Posted By: Z. Andrew Jatau
Tuesday, October 02, 2018

In Her Own Time

I remember being amazed as our first child, Keira, learned to roll over, crawl, stand up, walk, and talk. Now, we’re enjoying seeing our youngest, Eliza, go through the same stages. But I’ve noticed things are a bit different this time around. Read full post>>