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Sawyer’s Fighting Chance: His Own Father

Newborn baby Sawyer battled a life-threatening liver condition for months until the most perfect donor was found and turned everything around: his own dad.  

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Preventing and Treating Diaper Rash

Diaper rash is common in babies. Learn about the causes, prevention, treatment and when to call the doctor.

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Lyme Disease in Children: Symptoms & Treatment

Lyme disease, an infectious disease brought on by bacteria-carrying ticks, can pose serious risks to your child’s health. Learn how to prevent, check for and remove ticks and what symptoms to look out for.

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How to Help Your Child Take Medicine By Mouth

Teaching a child to take medicine can be difficult. But with the help of their caregivers, children can learn how to swallow a pill or liquid medicine easily.

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Iron Deficiency Anemia in Kids

Iron deficiency is a common condition in kids that can affect their energy and growth. Our expert explains the signs, causes and treatments for kids with iron deficiency anemia. 

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Signs of a Brain Tumor in Children

Learning about pediatric brain tumors can be overwhelming and scary. Our experts explain symptoms, types, treatment options, and resources for supporting your child's health.

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