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Jonah’s Story – Raising Awareness for Infantile Spasms

Jonah’s 6-month EEG soon showed that he was at high risk for developing a devastating form of childhood epilepsy known as Infantile Spasms. 

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Most Parents Give Kids the Wrong Dose of Medicine

A recent study found that parents are unintentionally making at least one dosing error when administering medicine to a child.

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Sleep Training Tips from Dr. Marc Weissbluth

Follow these four sleep training steps and both you and your baby will make it through the night refreshed and rejuvenated.

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The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Teens are the most at-risk of distracted driving due to being new to behind the wheel. Limit your teen's distractions to promote safe driving habits.

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10 Ways to Keep Your Body Healthy

Learn more about the ten easy ways to improve your health that are suggested in the new Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

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Puppy Love

Walking on four legs and wagging his tail every step of the way, this beloved golden doodle is a welcomed presence in the Lurie Children’s hallways.

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