Topic: Children

Grown Children Living With Parents is Not Necessarily Bad

June 10, 2016
Grown Children with Adults

Contact between generations has increased dramatically during the past two decades, with most young people in touch with their parents daily or even several times a day.

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Colds Drive Asthma Hospitalizations for Kids

Feb. 8, 2016
Child in Guatemala using asthma inhaler

A new study shows that the primary driver of seasonal waves of worsening asthma symptoms in children, which can lead to hospitalizations, is the prevalence of common colds.

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Op-Ed: How to Make Meaningful Memories for the Holidays

Dec. 22, 2015
Making Cookies

Memories are strongest with repetition and when connected to the people we love — as adults, children will remember their family traditions.

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Halloween is Not Scary to Young Kids; It’s Beneficial

Oct. 30, 2015
Kids Dressed Up

Halloween is almost here, and many parents of young children often experience conflicting emotions. They feel the excitement associated with their child dressing up and trick-or-treating. But at the same time, some parents worry that their child will find Halloween too scary. But parents need to worry. In fact, dressing up for Halloween has benefits.
 

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Vaccines Protect Children and So Should Pediatricians

July 14, 2015
Doctor

The Austin Regional Clinic recently announced that children in the care of its physicians and staff will need to be either vaccinated or in the process of completing vaccinations deemed necessary for public health. This decision may strike some as controversial or harsh. It isn't.

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