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Overcoming Separation Anxiety

If your child feels nervous about leaving home for summer activities, try some of these tips to ease her mind. ...

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Safer Swimming

Swim safety devices can help your kids enjoy the water with confidence. Summer has arrived, and your little ones cannot ...

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Medical Animation: Scoliosis

The spine is one of the most important parts of the body. Not only does it serve to protect your ...

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Medical Animation: Fetal Development

Pregnancy and delivery involve the entire female reproductive system, including the ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, and vagina. After an egg ...

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Medical Animation: Cesarean Delivery

Not every woman undergoes a traditional vaginal delivery with the birth of her child. Under conditions of fetal or maternal ...

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Executive Functioning & Your Child’s School Performance

The new school year is approaching. You may be ready to send your child back to school, but at the ...

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Extracurricular Activities: How Much Is Too Much?

Here we are at the beginning of another school year. Homework, practices and new adventures galore! But how much is ...

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Medical Animation: Laryngitis

The voice is actually sound that is made as air passes through the larynx or "voice box." When we inhale, ...

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Medical Animation: Hearing Test

When sound waves reach the ear, they are gathered by the funnel-shaped outer ear and are channeled into the middle ...