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    Our mission at The Children's Medical Center of Dayton is to improve the health of children in the Miami Valley and to be the first choice for children's health! We have created this blog as a way to communicate key children's health and safety issues to parents and other child advocates. It is managed by Dayton Children's department of marketing communications and development. Comments can be sent to rodneyg@childrensdayton.org.

What kids really want to know about sex

When young teens were given an opportunity to anonymously ask questions about sexuality, health educator Lauren Dobson-Hughes reported that kids were concerned about the typical topics of anatomy, pregnancy, birth control, and gender identity. However, the most common questions were focused … Continue reading

What Donald Trump has wrong about autism

By: Dr. Craig Boreman, medical director of the Autism Diagnostic Center at Dayton Children’s Have we finally discovered the cause of autism? According to recent political debates, that is what some of the candidates seem to believe.  Donald Trump claimed … Continue reading

Meet Doc McCrane!

Special thanks to the nearly 600 employees, patients and families who voted to name our 200-foot-friend in the center of campus! We are excited to introduce you officially to “Doc McCrane.” The name Doc McCrane was submitted by Abbey Gordon, … Continue reading

Kelsey’s big journey to D.C.

Kelsey Collins is headed to Washington D.C. next week to represent Dayton Children’s as part of the Children’s Hospital Association’s Family Advocacy Day! Learn more about Kelsey and why she is excited to visit our nation’s capital! By: Kelsey Collins … Continue reading

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