Category: Parenting

Green Cleaning: Avoiding Asthma and Allergy Triggers

When you have a child with asthma, spring cleaning is taken to a whole new level. You want to eliminate asthma triggers such as pollen, dust mites, mold and pet dander, but you need to be aware of how the … Continue reading

"Sexting" and cell phone use

Our next Kohl’s a Minute for Kids campaign topic is “sexting” and responsible use of cell phones. One of the big decisions parents face as their children get older is whether or not to get them a cell phone. After … Continue reading

Snow play safety tips for parents

The snow continues to fall and many children are having a snow day!  Here are some snow play safety tips from Lisa Schwing, trauma program manager at Dayton Children’s. Wet and cold is always bad, so check on kids often … Continue reading

Talking about tough topics with your kids – where to start?

Dr. Ramey presents “Talking about tough topics with your kids – where to start?” He will discuss how to talk to your kids about death, depression, divorce and other difficult topics. Thursday, March 18 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Dayton … Continue reading

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