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18 Nov2021November 18, 2021 4:53 pm
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Meet Cristi Finch

Meet Cristi Finch

Cristi is a pediatric nurse practitioner who absolutely loves working with children and their families. She has always known she wanted to work with children and has spent the last five years working on the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant unit at Duke University Hospital. She loves to work collaboratively with her patients and their families to develop long-lasting, trusting relationships.

18 Nov2021November 18, 2021 4:46 pm
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Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

Holiday Decorating Safety Tips

Twinkly lights, candles, holiday trees, plants, ornaments, and other decorations are an important part of holiday celebrations. Besides being festive and fun, the decorations your family brings out every year can help children feel connected to family traditions. See tips from AAP on how to make sure your decorations are safe.

18 Nov2021November 18, 2021 8:40 pm
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It’s Not Too Late For A Flu Shot

It’s Not Too Late For A Flu Shot

The first semester of school is nearing an end, kids are well into sports seasons, the weather is changing and the Holidays are upon us. While it may seem that the worst of the flu season is behind us, flu season is still in full swing. And it is not too late for you and...

16 Aug2021October 19, 2021 8:32 pm
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Immunizations For Kids

Immunizations For Kids

Why is it so important for my kids to get caught up on their childhood immunizations during the COVID-19 pandemic? Shaunte Anum-Addo, MD, FAAP Answer Although you are probably juggling a lot of responsibilities right now, making sure your children are up-to-date on their shots is one of the best things you can do to...

16 Aug2021October 19, 2021 8:32 pm
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Safe Schools During The COVID-19 Pandemic

Safe Schools During The COVID-19 Pandemic

As we’ve learned during the COVID-19 pandemic, going to school in person is how children and teens learn best. Many students also get vital resources they need to thrive at school. With a new school year starting this fall, though, many students will not yet be eligible to get COVID-19 vaccines. This leaves them at...

15 Jun2021October 19, 2021 8:32 pm
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Physicals for kindergarten & Middle School Students

Physicals for kindergarten & Middle School Students

Is Your Child Ready to Enter Kindergarten or Middle School In The Fall?  Congratulations, you and your kids made it through a tough school year. While it is time to relax with your kids and enjoy the summer, for some parents it is important to think about steps for enrolling kids into the next chapter...

15 Jun2021October 19, 2021 8:32 pm
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4th of July Safety

4th of July Safety

Stay Safe this 4th of July- healthychildren.org ​​​​​​On any other day of the year, would you hand your child matches or a flaming candle to play with? Probably, a hard no.  You work so hard all year long to keep your child safe.   Don’t let the 4th of July mess with your common sense. While...