Category: Dr. Abboud

A surprise hidden danger in our schools

By: Dr. Patricia Abboud Several weeks ago, I was reading about a 13 year old young girl with a peanut allergy who accidentally was exposed to a rice crispy snack iced with peanut butter and chocolate.  Even though she never … Continue reading

Music to my ears!

By: Dr. Patricia Abboud At the beginning of last school year my then 9 year old son announced that he wanted to play the bass in the school orchestra.  He thought the instrument was great and he had the encouragement … Continue reading

Hidden dangers of summer

By: Dr. Patricia Abboud Summer is in full force!! After a long winter and a late start to spring, we couldn’t wait toget out and enjoy the nice weather with back yard barbecue swimming pools and of course the dreaded … Continue reading

Get ready for the “Dr. Mom Squad!”

Today the Dayton Children’s blog is excited to introduce its newest team of bloggers…. The Dr. Mom Squad! Since December 2011, Dr. Melissa King has been blogging for Dayton Children’s as “Dr. Mom,” but this summer she is going to … Continue reading

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