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Brave Care Offers Same-Day Primary & Urgent Care for Kids of All Ages

“Back to school” can be synonymous with “back to the doctor.” There are vaccines and physicals to get in before heading back to class or the field, and with more activity comes the risk of unexpected injuries and illnesses. Having…

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A World-Renowned Pediatric Hospital (in Your Backyard)

Children’s National Hospital is ranked the number 1 pediatric hospital in the DC-MD-VA region and one of the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

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Working Moms, a Pandemic & Our Breaking Point

“We need you to treat us like you would expect to be treated. We are your employees, your constituents, your friends, your neighbors, the people passing you on the street. And we are tired. We are struggling. We are barely making it day to day.”

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Moms Are Drowning. Here’s How We Save Them.

“Hint…it depends on our partners, our companies, and us.”

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“How Do I Get My Toddler to Eat More Veggies?” & Other Food Questions Parents Want Answered

As an Outpatient Pediatric Dietician at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Crystal Tsai recently dished to us about holiday health and wellness, healthy snack ideas, what to look out for on food labels and even some surprising foods your picky eater may actually love.

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Eye Exams Aren’t Scary

 
Here are some facts you should know about eye health:

One in five parents do not take their kids to the eye doctor for the first time until their children are school age (at least five years old).
Less…

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A Cancer Survivor’s Year in Review

As the dawn of a new year is upon us, let’s take a walk down memory lane, shall we?

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For those of you who haven’t stopped your lives to faithfully read my every word for…

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Lost and Found

Photo: Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream Winter Park, FL
The last day of school was a blast! The local ice cream shop sent a truck that parked outside of my son’s school. Parents and kids chatted, ate ice cream, and played. It was…

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Doctor House Calls Made Easy With the Heal App

You and the internet have a special relationship. You’ve asked it everything from “What’s the normal reaction to a bee sting?” to“How much tylenol should a two-year-old have?” to “What’s the closest urgent care center?”
Stop guessing, and get the…

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7 Surprising Stats You Should Read for Healthy Eyes

Before your kids officially head to the classroom, add one more thing to your to-do list: a yearly eye exam for your child.

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Local Fathers Unite: The L.A. Dads Group Is Waiting for You

Moms have plenty of social outlets – from stroller walks to park play groups – but sometimes dads can feel a little alone in their journey through fatherhood. And that’s where the L.A. Dads Group comes in…

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