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Seattle Mama Doc

Digital Parenting: 5 Ways To Compartmentalize

Posted on: September 23, 2014

26% of parents say they’ve used media as a distraction when with their children and we know that our own smartphone use may be changing who we are as parents. No question I get cranky with my kids if I’m emailing on my phone and they interrupt me. Just one of the unfortunate realities of having work with us now at all […]

Safety and Wellness

Videos

Ask KOMO: Window Safety

6.1.09

Dr. Tony Woodward discusses the steps you can take in your home to prevent window falls.

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Articles

Life Jackets for Children and Teens

Children and teens should wear a life jacket any time they are on a boat, raft or innertube or swimming in open water like ... cont.

Summer Safety Tips

Whether your kids are home for summer, on the road with you or away at camp, use these tips to keep your family safe and ... cont.

I Am Seattle Children's

patient

FPO
Natalie
Merlo

Patient

I love Children’s – my providers are like aunts and uncles, like family. They are always there for me.

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family

FPO
Jeff
Towne

Father

I’d rather be with my son. But if I can’t stand with Ben, I choose to stand with the brilliant scientists who are as dedicated to finding a cure for childhood cancer as I am.

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nurse

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Kiflom
Bahtai

Nurse

I fight alongside incredibly brave children and their families every day. I do my best to give them hope, positive energy and peace of mind.

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Latest News

Vaccine Safety: Getting the Message to Parents in Doubt
8.28.14 — U.S. News & World Report

Measles, mumps and whooping cough have been around a long time – along with the vaccines to prevent them. But instead of being ... cont.

Depressed Teens May Need Extra Support To Stick With Treatment
8.27.14 — NPR

A new study from Seattle Children’s Research Institute suggests integrating mental health treatment into primary care may ... cont.

Can running cure depression? Seattle Children’s brain research finds exercise can help patients
8.26.14 — Puget Sound Business Journal

Researchers at Seattle Children’s Research Institute have pinpointed a tiny area of the brain that controls our motivation to ... cont.