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doctor exam room child
on Mon, January 29, 2018
Young children need to know that their bodies are private and should be respected. Most parents do an amazing job of helping them know how to protect their...
baby girl in car seat
on Tue, January 23, 2018
With cold temperatures here in full force, it’s a good time for a refresher on how to keep infants and children safe in the winter months. When parents of...
on Mon, January 22, 2018
Three years ago, when Ashley Opliger's daughter, Bridget, was stillborn at just over 24 weeks, it was a heartbreaking moment.​ But because of the hand-knitted...
Natural cold remedies
on Mon, January 15, 2018
Winter usually brings snow days, sledding and warm beverages, but along with the fun activities of winter come the cold and flu viruses. It is miserable to...
on Tue, January 09, 2018
Winter, spring, summer or fall, kids love macaroni and cheese. Here’s a light, low-fat version that, when paired with a fresh salad, is perfect any time of...
Winter asthma flare-ups
on Tue, January 09, 2018
With the cold, dry winter weather, it’s the time of year we see an increase in childhood asthma flare-ups. Triggers for asthma symptoms during this season are...
Santa NICU
on Fri, December 22, 2017
St. Joseph had a visit from St. Nick this week. Christmas bells jingling as he walked, Stan Russell, the spitting image of Santa Claus, visited infants at the...
Christmas toys
on Wed, December 20, 2017
As holiday toy shopping begins, physicians say safety should be at the top of our shopping list. In 2016, an estimated 240,000 toy-related injuries were...
christmas girl
on Tue, December 19, 2017
As Christmas approaches, here are a number of tips to keep your family safe and comfortable this holiday season. Children and fireplaces: We should be very...
on Tue, December 19, 2017
It is easy for parents, and even medical providers, to confuse bronchiolitis and asthma. Both of these illnesses have several things in common, such as noisy...

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