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A Pediatrician Mom Shares 10 Tips to Survive Cold & Cough Season

The sniffles, a bug, a common cold—no matter what you call it, being sick is a pain, and seeing your tiny human under the weather is tough on parents.

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5 Tips to Help Keep Your Family Healthy during Flu Season

While these tips can’t guarantee you won’t get the flu this year, they will certainly help protect you and your family from welcoming it into your home with open arms.

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Brave Care: A New Pediatric Urgent Clinic Designed With Families in Mind

Portland parents: put this amazing new clinic on speed dial for your kids’ urgent care needs.

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How to Deal with Seasonal Allergies While Breastfeeding

As a South Florida native, where the pollination period is longer and stronger than the rest of the U.S., I have found there are some appropriate ways to get relief during this time of year.

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The FDA Just Approved the First New Antidepressant in Over 30 Years

A new option for people struggling with depression could be a literal lifesaver.

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Flu Shot or Nasal Spray: Which Flu Vaccine Is Better for Kids?

It might be easier to administer, but docs say the nasal spray shouldn’t be your first choice. Here’s why.

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About Those Nasal Flu Sprays for Kids…Pediatricians Urge This Instead

Here’s what the American Academy of Pediatrics has to say about this year’s flu vaccine options.

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This Is the Best Time to Get Your Flu Shot, According to the CDC

If you’ve been putting off getting your flu shot this year, think again, the CDC urges.

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New IVF Treatment Promises No More Needles & It’s Pretty Incredible

With the hundreds of needles involved, this new IVF treatment could be huge.

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5 Things Every Parent Should Know Before Your Child Gets a Flu Shot

A flu shot could very well be your child’s best defense during a dangerous flu season.

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Here’s What Parents Need to Know About This Year’s Dangerous Flu Strain

The 2018 flu season has already proven deadly for some.

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The Comfort Cure: 10 Great Ways to Soothe a Sick Baby

Whether you’re already battling a cold around your house, or just want to be prepared for the season, here are 10 great ways to help soothe and comfort your sick baby.

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Things I Swore I’d Never Do… Until I Became a Parent

I pretty much had it all together before I became a parent. The career, the social life, the travel and experiences. Everything was going along swimmingly. I knew who I was and what to expect.
And then my world was…

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Treating Your Child’s Sinus Drainage

Every day, each person’s respiratory tract produces mucus in order to protect itself from unwanted viruses, bacteria and other potential health threats.  But as WebMD reports, if your child has a cold, the flu, allergies or other respiratory problems, the…

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Kids Love The Nasal Flu Vaccine? Turns Out, it Doesn’t Work

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Sorry kids (and some adults), the Center for Disease Control’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted that live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV), also known as the “nasal spray” flu vaccine, should not be used during the 2016-2017…

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