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"Sliced: Nutritionists urge pizza restraint, some parents push back"

An article surfaced yesterday in which nutritionists urge parents to cut back on on the amount of pizza their kiddos consume. According to…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 on Wednesday
Reply by Kathy M.

Do you floss or have your kids floss their teeth?

I recently took my girls to a new dentist who stressed the importance of making sure I floss my girls' teeth (ages 4 and 8). My girls are g…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Jan 5

Are Baby Walkers Safe?

Check out this article on baby walkers: A pediatric safety expert…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Oct 27, 2014

First confirmed case of enterovirus D-68 in Alachua County...

I just read an article in The Sun that said the enterovirus D-68 has officially hit Alachua County. According to the article, seven childre…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Oct 23, 2014

Lice: Has your child ever had it? Should schools let parents know if a classmate has lice?

School is back in session which means germs, and even the dreaded lice, are being spread from child to child. I just got a call from one of…

Started by Stacy Fournier

2 Sep 10, 2014
Reply by Stacy Fournier

Skim Milk vs. Whole Milk: What Should Your Kid Be Drinking?

I thought this article was pretty interesting, and I'd like to hear what fellow moms are giving their kiddos each day. Did you start your c…

Started by Stacy Fournier

1 Aug 29, 2014
Reply by Tara Mcleod

What do you serve your kiddos for breakfast before school? Do you have any speedy ideas to add to this mom's list?

I just read an article by a mommy blogger that details some of the speedy breakfast options she makes for her daughter on early school morn…

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Aug 28, 2014

Has your child ever struggled with allergies?

My 4-year-old has had a pretty nasty cough, especially at night, for the past couple weeks (no other symptoms). We asked her pediatrician a…

Started by Stacy Fournier

2 Aug 19, 2014
Reply by Jennifer Hernandez

My toddler is struggling to go potty...need advice!! :-/

Sorry if this is TMI, but I need some advice! So my 3-year-old struggles with constipation pretty often in my opinion. I'd love some advice…

Started by Stacy Fournier

9 Nov 4, 2013
Reply by Alice L Genaway

Recall on Infants' Motrin!

Check your cabinets!

Started by Stacy Fournier

0 Oct 7, 2013


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