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Fall respiratory challenges for kids

At this time of year, we see a wave of children with respiratory challenges – such as asthma and bronchiolitis – coming to us for help.

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5 reasons kids need flu shots every year

Here are five reasons why the flu vaccine is essential for children – even for those who are generally healthy.

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How do I know if my kid is too sick for school?

It’s often hard to draw a line on when to send your kid back to school after she has been sick and when to keep her home an extra day.

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Kids’ ear infections: types and treatments

Kids’ ear infections are usually treated with antibiotics. Occasionally though, children will need ear tubes if they have a lot of ear infections.

Sick little boy asleep in bed with teddybear

Fevers in children, everything you need to know

Every kid gets a fever from time to time, and usually it’s nothing to worry about. But it’s important to know what to do when it happens.