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Cough syrup: Do you or don't you?

In case you missed it, The Inquirer ran a story earlier this week about cough syrup and cough research. Bottom line from current research: A spoonful of honey may be all you need to suppress a cough. So, what does that mean for parents? Our newly launched Healthy Kids Minute video series got the inside scoop from a doctor at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children.

Cough syrup: Do you or don't you?

Healthy Kids Minute, Risks of Cough Medicine Video: Healthy Kids Minute, Risks of Cough Medicine

In case you missed it, The Inquirer ran a story earlier this week about cough syrup and cough research. Bottom line from current research: A spoonful of honey may be all you need to suppress a cough. So, what does that mean for parents? Our newly launched Healthy Kids Minute video series got the inside scoop from a doctor at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. 

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Anna Nguyen Healthy Kids blog Editor
Stephen Aronoff, M.D., M.B.A. Temple University Hospital
Christopher C. Chang, M.D., Ph.D Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Jefferson Medical Colg
Mario Cruz, M.D St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Drexel University College of Medicine
Katherine K. Dahlsgaard, Ph.D. Lead Psychologist - The Anxiety Behaviors Clinic, CHOP
Gary A. Emmett, M.D. Director of Hospital Pediatrics at TJU Hospital & Pediatrics Professor at Thomas Jefferson Univ.
Lauren Falini Bariatric exercise physiologist, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Hazel Guinto-Ocampo, M.D. Nemours duPont Pediatrics/Bryn Mawr Hospital
Rima Himelstein, M.D. Crozer-Keystone Health System
Anita Kulick President & CEO, Educating Communities for Parenting
Janet Rosenzweig, MS, PhD, MPA VP for Programs & Research for Prevent Child Abuse America
Beth Wallace Smith, RD Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
W. Douglas Tynan, Ph.D. Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Jefferson Medical Colg
Flaura Koplin Winston, MD, PhD Scientific Director of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Center for Injury Research and Prevention
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