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A Positive Touch: Child Life Specialist Empowers and Advocates for NICU Families

While Samson’s doctors and nurses made sure he breathed more easily, his child life specialist worked closely with him to ensure comfort, minimize toxic stress and progress towards key developmental milestones.

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Fever in Children: How and When to Treat

Fever in children is common, especially during cold and flu season that can sometimes require treatment.

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No Colon, Still Rollin’

Looking at him now, you wouldn’t know Andy's had three surgeries in the past year to help him feel better.

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Establishing Screen Time Rules for Kids

Balance digital life, boost well-being, and foster development.

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Frigid Weather Tips to Prevent Frostbite and Hypothermia in Children

Dr. Ken Polin provides insight to why kids don’t seem to mind the frigid temps and tips for preventing frostbite and hypothermia

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Patient with Congenital Hypoventilation Syndrome Implanted with Phrenic Nerve-Diaphragm Pacer

Diana has congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS), a rare condition that affects the autonomic nervous system, including control of breathing.

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