Category: Advocacy

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

A hidden gem inside the hospital

By: Dr. Shalini Forbis As a parent it can somtimes be overwhelming knowing where to go to get trusted health information. There are many excellent sources of information out there, but when you are diong a web search it can sometimes be … Continue reading

More than a bump on the head

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and it’s important to remember that “bump on the head” can be so much more.  Today, we have a guest blog by State Senator Shannon Jones about the dangers associated with traumatic brain injury. … Continue reading

Let’s Celebrate More 1st Birthdays

Last fall, 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. This week, Senator Shannon Jones introduced legislation to start … Continue reading

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