Category: Children’s health

Gearing up for "Black Friday"

Dayton Children’s Mommy-to-be-Blogger, Jessica Saunders Black Friday is right around the corner and, by the looks of the Sunday paper; stores are ready for us to shop until we drop!  For so long I’ve simply thrown away the toy catalogues, … Continue reading

The Baby Registry – the Must NOT Haves!

Dayton Children’s Soon-to-be-Mommy Blogger: Jessica Saunders I’m blessed to have friends and family that will be throwing me a couple showers before the birth of my little one and once again, because I don’t know my baby’s gender, I’ve been … Continue reading

What to do if your child is losing weight

Words of wisdom from one of our dietitians, Shannon Burkett. When your child has a problem with gaining weight, it can be worrisome and cause stress.  Weight loss can be a result from an underlying medical problem, therefore it is … Continue reading

Roll Up Your Sleeves –Immunization Time!

Dayton Children’s Soon-to-Be-Mommy Blogger, Jessica Saunders As each day passes I’m realizing how little I have done in preparation for this baby! I can’t believe it’s already November and the holidays are right around the corner – I need to … Continue reading

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