Category: Children’s health

Eating Disorder Awareness Month

When I think about eating disorders, I think less about food and more about the pain the person feels.  Busy schedules, missed family meals,  limited time to talk, no one to really listen, and lacking time to “be” (meditate, pray, … Continue reading

I'm a mommy!

Dayton Children’s Brand New Mommy Safety Blogger, Jessica Saunders It’s a girl!!! My husband and I are proud to introduce Mary Louise Saunders! She was born on January 20, 2011 (her due date) at 10:49pm weighing in at 8 pounds … Continue reading

Safety for second-hand car seats

Dayton Children’s Soon-to-be-Mommy Blogger, Jessica Saunders I love saving a little money here and there – especially as I face years of diapers, child’s clothing and college savings. There is no question that not I’m alone in looking for ways … Continue reading

Bone up on calcium and vitamin D

Calcium and vitamin D are two key nutrients to building and maintaining strong, healthy bones.  On November 30, 2010, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies released new recommendations for both calcium and vitamin D.  With proper diet … Continue reading

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