Healthy Kids Archive: January, 2013

Flu Q&A: How concerned should I be about my child’s risk?

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It’s been a nasty flu season, to say the least. Starting early this winter, it’s dominated by a strain that usually makes people... Read more

Antibiotics aren't a magic cure all

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Parents expect almost miraculous cures when they take their sick child to the doctor. Why? The introduction of penicillin, the first really... Read more

Financial management during a child’s health care issues

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Today’s guest blogger Peggy Dolan is the Founder and Executive Director of the Kelly Anne Dolan Memorial Fund, an Ambler, PA-based nonprofit... Read more

What not to give to your teething baby

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It was 3 a.m. when my youngest daughter, who will turn 1 soon, woke me up crying last month. Colette had been sleeping consistently through... Read more

The 4 ‘R’s: reading, ‘riting, ‘rithmatic and recess!

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Kids are getting less time to simply play these days in school. More and more schools have cut recess, gym classes, and organized sports. Here's... Read more

Three nutrition resolutions your family should make this New Year

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Ten! Nine! Ate! Well, I know I may have indulged a little too much over the last few days! Does anyone else feel the same way? It’s... Read more