Author: Wally B. Bear

  • Wally B. Bear

    We love to bring in our experts from Dayton Children's to share health on safety tips on what they know best... KIDS! Check out the end of the blog post for specific author information!

To trick or not to treat- A ‘Tween’ mom dilemma

A few weeks ago my daughter asked me if she was a ‘tweener’.  I was half-listening to her knowing   this was one of many questions that she would rapid fire shoot at me and then proceed to tell me her … Continue reading

How to pack a healthy school lunch!

  When my son started school, keeping his diet healthy was important to me.  As a dietitian and working with school aged children, I see how much peers and being away from parents can influence a child’s eating habits. For … Continue reading

Get out there and PLAY!

Remember when you were younger and couldn’t wait until that 2:30 bell rang to signify the end of the school day? And do you remember what you looked forward to most in the time between completing your homework and dinner? … Continue reading

Do “Plump” Babies Make Fat Kids?

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