August 11, 2015

Nursemaid’s Elbow – How to avoid & treat it.

Nursemaid’s Elbow Is a Partial Dislocation Nursemaid’s elbow is a partial dislocation of a ligament in the elbow called the radius. A dislocation happens when the ligament slips out of its normal position in the elbow. Nursemaid’s elbow is also called radial head dislocation and annular ligament displacement. Nursemaid’s elbow is a partial dislocation of […]

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August 3, 2015

Easy Potty Training? Follow these simple steps

Potty Training is easy when you follow these steps Determine if your child is ready to use the potty on his or her own If your child has most of these skills, your child will soon be completing another milestone at school and at home; using the potty! Children are usually ready around 2 years […]

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July 6, 2015

Hot playgrounds can BURN!

Protect your child from playground burns Always be aware of the sun and weather conditions, and do not assume that the equipment is safe because the air temperature is not very high. Always check the temperature of the equipment and surfacing before letting your children play on the playground. Remember, a young child’s skin will […]

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