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Arsenic in rice cereal

  • Posted on Nov 3, 2016

‘How should I introduce solid foods and what should I do next?’, asks one of my moms who has a 6 month old (cutest little thing you ever saw!).  I have been recommending over the

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Optimistic child

  • Posted on Nov 2, 2016

Why is optimism important? An optimistic child is strong, enterprising and resilient. He or she does not wait passively for good things to happen to him or her. The optimist consciously plans, works hard to

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Gardasil Vaccine- HPV

  • Posted on Nov 1, 2016

It’s working! It has almost been 10 years since the HPV vaccine was recommended to help prevent HPV associated cancers. In 2015 at least one dose of the vaccine was given to 62% of girls

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Halloween with food allergies

  • Posted on Oct 27, 2016

Got food allergies?  This makes trick or treating a dicey event for your child. Many Halloween candies and treats contain peanuts, tree nuts, milk, soy or wheat (the most common allergens).  However, Halloween and dressing

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Teenage Drivers

  • Posted on Oct 25, 2016

My daughter still laughs when she tells the story. I wanted to teach my daughter to drive so that I was sure she learned how to be a safe driver. We did an online class

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Flower Mound Presbyterian Hospital

  • Posted on Oct 21, 2016

Kids First has arrived at Flower Mound Presby! We can’t wait to meet your new baby in the hospital. Please let the hospital staff know that your child is a Kids First Kid, and they

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Chocolate healthy?

  • Posted on Oct 21, 2016

Is Chocolate Really Healthy? Eating a chocolate bar as part of a ‘healthy’ breakfast or post-workout snack sounds too good to be true, right? It is. But here’s what you should know: Chocolate contains healthy

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