Got hay fever? Actually, this annoying condition has little to do with hay or fever. It’s an old term that refers to the symptoms people experience when they have fall allergies or allergic rhinitis. The main culprits are ragweed and mold. “If your child reacts to these fall allergens, you may wish the season never […]
We all have special people in our lives who have illuminated our hearts with their friendship, love or simple acts of kindness. At this year’s Hope Lights the Way event, Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m., you can pay special tribute to a friend or loved one, living or deceased, by having a luminaria dedicated in […]
In March 2017, Akron Children’s Hospital broke ground on a 230,000-square-foot addition to the Considine Professional Building. The new building will bring together all of our outpatient clinics on the Akron campus. Learn more. See photos below and drone footage from the project.
Ever wonder what to do with all the old prescription medications littering your medicine cabinet? If you’re throwing them out, or flushing them down the toilet or sink, you could be doing more harm than good. Statistics show less than half of prescription drugs are actually removed by water and sewage treatment facilities – putting […]
Kids love burritos, and this recipe from parenting.com uses turkey sausage and reduced-sodium taco seasoning for a healthier touch. Ingredients Cooking spray 1 small onion, chopped 1 Tbs olive oil 1 cup canned black beans, drained, rinsed and mashed slightly 1 cup cooked rice 2 tsp reduced-sodium taco seasoning 2 Tbs salsa 1 link cooked turkey […]
As a parent, you have a lot of responsibilities – period. But when you’re a parent of a child with diabetes, you have even more to think about. While managing diabetes is very doable, it does take some thought and knowledge. How much do you know about managing your child’s diabetes? Take this quiz to find […]