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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.

Recall Alert: Window Covering Recall

Window Covering Safety Council Recalls to Repair All Roman and Roll-Up Blinds Due to Risk of Strangulation On December 15, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) are announced a voluntary recall to … Continue reading

What’s wrong with vulgar words?

After telling my older brother to “shut up,” I immediately heard my mom yell, “Gregory, get in your room.” My mom rarely called me Gregory. I was in trouble. “Never use that word again,” she said in her firm Italian … Continue reading

Hocus Focus: The Healing Power of Magic

Dayton Children’s was so happy to welcome Kevin Spencer and his assistant, Alan, for a presentation of Hocus Focus: The Healing Power of Magic – a unique interactive series of workshops associated with the Victoria Theater’s Young At Heart presentation of … Continue reading

Injury Prevention for Children With Special Needs

Special considerations: Children with special needs If your child has a special need consider these additional safety tips from Dayton Children’s and Safe Kids Greater Dayton: Beware of common dangers: Parents don’t realize that young children can drown in less … Continue reading

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