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Go to Bed! Study Finds Irregular Bedtimes Linked to Behavior Problems in Children. http://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/aap-press-room/Pages/Go-to-Bed-Study-Finds-Irregular-Bedtimes-Linked-to-Behavior-Problems-in-Children.aspx
Fruits and Vegetables
"Eat your fruits and vegetables." You've likely heard this statement since childhood. Research shows why it is good advice:
All parents need a little advice now and then. Get the lowdown on parenting basics like homework help, and how to talk to your child about tough subjects, like sex, tobacco, and alcohol. Plus, find out where you can turn for help and support. http://kidshealth.org/parent/positive/resources/homework_help.html#cat170
Last night we had the pleasure of meeting Nick Springer in Spokane. He is a survivor of meningococcal meningitis; a disease that leaves nearly a third of those affected either brain damaged or dead, often with limbs amputated as well. The illness that cost Nick his hands and legs, and almost his life is preventable. Please listen to his story, and get your children vaccinated. Thank you! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ya66C1bBhsg
Art for the Animals Auction | July 19, 2013 @ River's Wish!
Nurse hotline for Washington State managed care.
Sunscreen protection is important for babies, here is some good advice. http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm309136.htm
Temper tantrums are difficult, we hope this information is helpful. http://kidshealth.org/parent/emotions/behavior/tantrums.html