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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.

Eat Together, Eat Better: 10 Tips for Great Family Meals

Eating meals together has many nutritional and social benefits for children. Kids who eat regularly with their families have healthier diets that contain more fruits, vegetables, calcium, iron, and fiber and less fat and soda than those who rarely join … Continue reading

Snow play safety tips for parents

The snow continues to fall and many children are having a snow day!  Here are some snow play safety tips from Lisa Schwing, trauma program manager at Dayton Children’s. Wet and cold is always bad, so check on kids often … Continue reading

The true meaning of caring and compassion

Nevin is a cancer patient at Dayton Children’s. He has to stay at the hospital for treatment for long periods of time and is not able to venture outside. During one of his rehab therapy treatments, Nevin was angry and … Continue reading

Talking about tough topics with your kids – where to start?

Dr. Ramey presents “Talking about tough topics with your kids – where to start?” He will discuss how to talk to your kids about death, depression, divorce and other difficult topics. Thursday, March 18 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Dayton … Continue reading

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