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Kid’s Health & Safety

Fun Runs Keep Kids Healthy!

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We don’t need the American Heart Association to tell us that childhood obesity is the number one health concern among parents in the U.S. – topping drug abuse and smoking. But Tennessee and other southern states have seen childhood obesity rates doubling and tripling in the past 30 years. Try a Fun Run with your… Read more »

Expose Kids to Allergens Early, Doctor Says

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Here’s an interesting way of looking at allergy relief: early exposure to allergens. Contrary to previous theories, many pediatricians now recom­mend exposing children to po­tential allergens – particularly food allergens — early in life as a prevention method. “I now tell my patients’ families to intro­duce common food allergens, such as peanut butter, as soon… Read more »

Swim Lessons

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Summer’s here and the pools are open! Start the new swim season off right with swim lessons for your child.