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What is SUDEP?

SUDEP, or Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy, is when someone with epilepsy dies suddenly and unexpectedly for an unknown reason. The good news is there are things a family and child can do to reduce the risk of SUDEP.

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Understanding your child’s immunization record

Have you ever tried to read your child’s immunization record but gave up because you got totally confused? Here’s a quick guide that will help you!

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Do expectant mothers need folic acid?

Expectant mothers need folic acid, a type of B vitamin, that contributes to the development of a healthy fetus. The vitamin can help prevent birth defects that affect the formation of the brain and spinal cord.

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Here’s how to keep your young kids safe during the summer heat

We spoke with local doctor, Terry Kind, about how parents, guardians and caregivers can keep their kids safe and hydrated as temperatures continue to rise.

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Diseases spread by insects

West Nile virus and Lyme disease are two diseases the can be spread by insects. Here’s how to avoid them.