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Love my pediatrician at Solon ACHP office

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I love the office staff, nurses, and doctors at the Solon location. They are always very accommodating and take your concerns seriously. They always seen to make time for your questions.

Showering expectant moms with knowledge, safety tips

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Akron Children’s collaborated with Safe Kids Summit County and Summit County Public Health to present the 2nd Annual Baby Shower for high-risk expectant mothers recently.

Mumps are anything but swell (VIDEO)

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Although vaccines have nearly eliminated this once common childhood disease in the U.S., mumps is still a concern throughout much of the undeveloped world, and has had several recent outbreaks stateside.

What parents should know about pinkeye

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Pinkeye, or conjunctivitis, means just that: Your eye is pink. So, there can be many causes for a pink or reddish eye. Anything from seasonal allergies to lodged foreign bodies to bacterial and viral infections can cause irritation in a child’s eye.

Send your kids back to school with their vaccines up to date

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National Immunization Awareness Month is a reminder that we all need vaccines throughout our lives.

Spring ahead: How to create a cranky-free time change

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Help your family ease into Daylight Saving time on Sunday by making bedtimes later by 15-minute increments starting Wednesday or Thursday night.