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July 01, 2019
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Up Your Safety Game This Summer

Accidents and Injuries Spike This Time of Year-Here's Help.

Summers are made for family fun. But when temperatures rise, so do safety risks for kids....more»

July 01, 2019
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Protect Fido from the Dog Days of Summer

With the summer season well underway, the California Department of Public Health is reminding families to protect their four-legged family members from the heat....more»

July 01, 2019
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LaCrosse Players Have the Highest Rates of Concussion Injuries

A recent study “Injury Incidence in Youth, High School, and NCAA Men’s Lacrosse,” by the American Academy of Pediatrics compared injury rates and causes among youth, high school and National Collegiate Athletic Association male lacrosse athletes for the 2014-15 and 2016-17 seasons....more»

July 01, 2019

Chickenpox Vaccine Lowers Rates of Shingles in Children

Children who were vaccinated against varicella had a 78 percent lower incidence of herpes zoster (shingles) than those who were not vaccinated, according to a large, population-based study published recently in “Pediatrics....more»

July 01, 2019
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TREND ALERT: Is oat milk for you?

People avoiding milk due to an allergy, intolerance, vegan lifestyle, or other preference have many dairy alternatives to choose from at their nearby supermarket....more»

June 01, 2019
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New Bakersfield Eye Doctor Gives Insight to Screen Time

Parents may have 99 problems when it comes to managing screen time for their children, but worrying about damage to their eyesight isn’t one of them....more»

June 01, 2019
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12 Last-minute Tips Before Day Camp Starts

Day camps are right around the corner. Here are 12 last-minute preparation tips before sending your child off for a great summer experience!   


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June 01, 2019

Rosedale Union Unveils New Salad Bars at Four Schools

Bayer Crop Science recently provided new salad bars to four schools in the Rosedale Union School District and hosted a Grimmway Farms carrot taste test with fifty 4th and 5th grade students....more»

June 01, 2019
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Simple, Smarter, Summer Snacking

When hunger strikes, it can be tempting to reach for the closest treat, even if it’s full of fat and empty calories....more»

June 01, 2019
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AAP Report Advises on Therapy Services for Children with Disabilities

An American Academy of Pediatrics clinical report recently described how health care providers can best connect the rising number of children who have disabilities with evidence-based therapy services in hospital, community, home, and school settings....more»

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