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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.

Allergies Vs. Athletes

By: Dr. Lora Scott – Sports Medicine Spring brings warmer weather, longer days, and more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors and spring sports. But for many children (and adults!) in Ohio, spring also brings watery eyes, sneezing, sniffles, itchy throats, … Continue reading

Child abuse prevention month

Have you seen blue pinwheels around the community?  Hopefully you have.  Blue pinwheels in April are a way to remember the thousands of children each year that are affected by child abuse each year.  Today, State Senator Shannon Jones shares … Continue reading

Who you gonna call?

A mother of a toddler diagnosed with a stomach virus has misplaced her discharge instructions from the emergency department at Dayton Children’s and can’t remember what her doctor told her. Who can she call for guidance? An emergency department doctor … Continue reading

Olympians- not always positive role models

By: Dr. Lora Scott I love watching the Olympics. There is something amazing about watching someone who puts all of their physical, mental, and emotional energy into a lifetime of training, all for the chance to compete for a brief … Continue reading

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