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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.

Now I Know My ABC’s… for Safe Sleep!

In late September, Dayton Children’s hosted some of our state legislators from the Ohio Senate Medicaid, Health and Human Services Committee as they toured the state to learn more about infant mortality. Today, Senator Shannon Jones shares some of the … Continue reading

Five strategies to deal with the stress of military deployement

Deployment of our service members to a war zone results in an increased risk for significant mental health problems for the families left behind. Youngsters may experience feelings of sadness, anger or anxiety and manifest those reactions in a variety … Continue reading

You’ll shoot your eye out…

“You’ll shoot your eye out” is the popular phrase the movie A Christmas Story made famous while making the use of BB guns out to be a non-serious issue. In actuality the use of BB guns is no laughing matter.  According to … Continue reading

It can get complex

One of the main messages we want to share with Congress this week during Family Advocacy Day is that  a growing number of children and their families face the realities of managing very complex medical conditions. This is why Colin … Continue reading

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