Category: Children’s health

Seriously…breath-holding spells???

I do whatever I can to keep Mary safe – it is my job.  But that little girl is strong-headed and is trying, even at 12 months – to get her way! This week has dealt us our scariest moment … Continue reading

Right Care. Right Now. Right Here. Superbowl commercials!

Did you watch the Super Bowl on a local Dayton channel? If you did, you might have seen the newest Dayton Children’s commercials highlighting our critical care services! These three commercial spots which highlight cancer care, newborn intensive care and … Continue reading

Kid’s health issues to watch in 2012

As 2011 comes to a close, Dayton Children’s wants parents and families to know the list of “Kids’ Health Issues to Watch.” The issues chosen represent a wide range of concerns — some may hit close to home while others … Continue reading

Will the antibiotics work when you need them?

A special post from our guest blogger, Navjyot K. Vidwan, MD, Pediatric infectious disease Physician at Dayton Children’s. November 14-18 is Get Smart about antibiotics week. Visit the CDC’s website to learn more. When a child is sick, parents tend … Continue reading

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