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The Right Time for Tummy Time

This post is brought to you by Wolfson Children’s Hospital.Babies spend a lot of time on their backs every night while sleeping, so it’s important to ensure they get adequate time on their tummy during the day. Tummy time is a critical component to your baby’s development as it helps strengthen muscles, improves coordination and […]

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Wolfson Children’s Hospital Gears Up for Annual ‘Christmas in July’ Toy and Donation Drive

Thank you to Wolfson Children’s Hospital for sponsoring this post.Keeping kids and teens entertained while they’re in the hospital makes them smile and aids in their well-being. No one knows this more than a parent bringing their child in for surgery, therapy, treatment or follow-up visits. For the sixth year, Wolfson Children’s Hospital is calling […]

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Why Growing Bones Need Extra Special Care

This post is brought to you by Wolfson Children’s Hospital.When kids’ bones break, here’s what’s at stake Contrary to what some people think, children aren’t just little adults – especially when it comes to their developing bones. When an adult breaks an arm or leg, the bone simply snaps. In children, bones are more flexible […]

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Watch Your Hearts, Mommies!

This post is brought to you by Wolfson Children’s Hospital.Little red hats prompt area mothers to be mindful of their own heart health You’ve probably heard that heart disease is the number-one killer among Americans, but did you know that about 80 percent of heart disease deaths could be prevented each year? That’s why it’s […]

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Help Marissa and Others Fight for the Win: Participate in the Wolfson Children’s Challenge

The Wolfson Children’s Challenge is brought to you by Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Marissa Ierna is used to running marathons – figuratively and literally. From the tender age of 3, the Jacksonville athlete and cancer survivor has faced major health trials that would have stopped many people in their tracks. But for Ierna, the setbacks only […]

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