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Child Video Chatting With Family Posted By: Stephanie Osler, LCSW
Friday, March 27, 2020

Practical Parenting During COVID-19

The coming weeks (maybe months) are uncertain. When will life return to normal? What can we do in the interim to parent effectively and support our loved ones? Read full post>>

Gleason_Covid19_Small Posted By: Children's Specialty Group, Dr. Mary Margaret Gleason, Psychiatry and Psychology
Monday, March 16, 2020

COVID-19: Tips to Help Parents Support Children

Parents are the most important resource for children every day, but especially in stressful situations like that of the COVID-19 outbreak. These tips may help. Read full post>>

Two boys playing online games Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Rebbecca Olszak
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Video Games and Kids: Setting Healthy Limits

Playing video games is popular among today’s young people. But as parents, we need to make sure our children are playing appropriate games in moderation. Read full post>>

Different sizes of button batteries Posted By: Children's Specialty Group, Dr. Cristina Baldassari
Monday, March 02, 2020

How to Keep Kids Safe from Battery-related Injuries

The risk of battery-related injuries continues to rise as more and more homes use small devices powered by button batteries. Keep kids safe with these tips. Read full post>>

Breast milk pump and baby lying on the white bed Posted By: CHKD Medical Group, Dr. Emily Schank
Monday, February 24, 2020

Breastfeeding Tips for Working Moms

If you plan to continue breastfeeding your baby after returning to work, consider these tips to help you succeed. Read full post>>

Ill African American girl blowing a nose at home while her mother is consoling her. Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Monday, February 17, 2020

Does My Child Need Antibiotics?

Your child is sick and you want to do anything you can to help. Are antibiotics the answer? Not always. Here's what you need to know. Read full post>>