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What Parents Should Know About RSV

Your baby is coughing and can’t seem to catch their breath. RSV and other respiratory viruses can be scary in ...

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RSV & Croup: When is it time to see the doctor?

Winter is here, which means it’s cough season. But not all coughs are the same. In this video, learn about ...

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How to Spot the Signs of a Speech Disorder

Speech and language development isn’t always straightforward. Some children stutter. Others have trouble making certain sounds. Other children struggle because ...

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I am writing this MomDocs article from a very interesting perspective today. Not only am I a ‘mom’ of four ...

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Swollen Lymph Nodes — Should I Be Worried?

Swollen lymph nodes are a common complaint in children and are almost always a harmless and temporary finding. In rare ...