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Ear Infections: Why Antibiotics Aren't Always the Answer

by Sharon Soutter, BSN, RN
Infection Prevention Coordinator
Primary Children’s Outpatient Clinic

Middle ear infections are one of the most common of all childhood infections. Half of all children will have a middle ear infection by their first birthday. 292 more words

Children's Health

‘Talking’ with young families

After a couple of rather heated blogs I think I should redress the balance with something much less controversial. This time I want to talk about families and the way that communication, or lack of it, affects them. 487 more words

Life Issues

Story of birth and near-death at PVH underscores reason for local March of Dimes baby walks

The baby’s story is compelling—birth and near-death played out at Poudre Valley Hospital in Fort Collins, Colo.

And it is a major inspiration, an underscoring reason, for why local people will don their walking shoes April 26 and join walkers across the nation in the annual March of Dimes March for Babies. 643 more words

If Every Doctor's Visit Was Like This Then You Might Actually Go

She plays it cool for as long as she can like young teens do but in the end he gets her. And for those that don’t know, CASH stands for Corps Area Support Hospital.

image – Laura Smith

Message for Our Daughters

Recently I had a discussion with several friends who, like me, have a daughter(s). I asked what one lesson do you feel is the most important to impart to your daughter? 651 more words

Health & Fitness

Join Us & Girls' Lunch Out for a #FirstSteps Twitter Party And Win Big

Did you know April is Foot Health Awareness Month? That makes it the perfect time to learn more about the importance of maintaining children’s foot health at all stages of development. 400 more words