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Rear-Facing Until 2 (0:00:30)
In this 30-second video, learn why children should ride in the back seat in a rear-facing car seat until they are age 2, or until they reach the upper weight or height limit for their seat.
Learn which foods can cause choking and how to avoid other choking risks.
Research has shown that one in five teens will go through a period of major depression by the time they are 18 years of age. ... cont.
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Posted on: December 03, 2013
We all want simple solutions to living a healthy life. It feels like I was born at just the right time for my work in health care. I completed my medical training just as social tools were percolating out to the masses. Motherhood and my practice of pediatrics auspiciously coincided with the bounty of information […]
Small Steps to a Healthy Lifestyle: 7-5-2-1-0 (00:00:30)
In this 30-second video, Dr. Mollie Greves Grow provides simple steps you can take with your family to work toward a healthier lifestyle.
Be ready for flu season by getting your vaccination as soon as possible. Learn all about the flu.
Children often become aware of cancer when a family member, friend or schoolmate has it. It’s important to talk about cancer ... cont.
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Find out by selecting your child’s symptom or health condition in the list below:
Infant and Child CPR Basics
Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
Heartsaver CPR certification
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The Teenology 101 blog is a guide for parents and caregivers raising teenagers, written by experts from our department of adolescent medicine.
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of race, sex, creed, ethnicity or disability. Financial assistance for medically
necessary services is based on family income and hospital resources and is provided
to children under age 21 whose primary residence is in Washington, Alaska, Montana
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