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Video Interview: Food Allergies

What are the most common food allergies? In this week’s Take Charge Parenting interview, John Andrew Bird, M.D., Director of the Food Allergy Center at Children’s HealthSM Children’s Medical Center Dallas, talks about the most common food allergies and how to avoid them.   Leave us a comment to tell us about how you help your child avoid foods that he […]

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Video Interview: Teen Depression

How can you tell if your teen is depressed? In this week’s Take Charge Parenting interview, Pediatric Neuropsychologist Peter L. Stavinoha, Ph.D., manager of the Neuropsychology Service at Children’s HealthSM Children’s Medical Center Dallas, talks about the differences between typical moodiness and teen depression. Leave us a comment to tell us about how you talk to your child about teen depression. […]

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Video Interview: Ear Infections

What’s the best way to treat an ear infection? With cold and cough season starting, it’s also the time of year pediatricians start seeing young children with ear infections. In this week’s Take Charge Parenting interview, Ron Mitchell, M.D., the Division Director of ENT at Children’s HealthSM Children’s Medical Center, talks about how to treat an ear infection. […]

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Video Interview: Halloween Safety Tips

How are you keeping your children safe this Halloween? In this week’s Take Charge Parenting interview, Molly Bloomfield, an Injury Prevention Specialist at Children’s HealthSM Children’s Medical Center, shares some Halloween safety tips for parents. If you’re looking for some healthy alternatives to handing out candy, read about ways you can have a healthy Halloween. […]

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Have a Healthy Halloween

Halloween is almost here, and your little trick-or-treaters are probably getting really excited. But before the big night arrives, Carolyn Ashworth, M.D., the Healthy Lifestyle Program Adviser at Children’s HealthSM, would like to share some tips to help you keep Halloween fun but make it a little healthier. Healthy Halloween Treats Candy that is high […]

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Video Interview: Children With Asthma

How can you tell if your child has asthma? In this week’s Take Charge Parenting interview, Angela Moemeka, M.D., Vice President and Medical Director of the Children’s HealthSM Community Health Program, talks about the diagnosis and treatment of asthma in children. Previous Take Charge Parenting Interviews What Is Sudden Cardiac Death? Fall Allergies Children With ADHD  

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