Color, hardness, texture, sound and so much more can all play a role in determining whether the fruit you are choosing is ripe. In this Children’s Channel video, Danielle Dimengo, RD/LD, a clinical dietitian with the Akron Children’s Hospital Center for Endocrinology and Diabetes, offers a few tips for selecting the freshest, best-tasting fruit for […]
The Easter Bunny made an appearance, but there were lots of “eggcellent” stories in Akron Children’s Hospital’s top “In the Moment” photos from April. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Weston, 5, suffered a traumatic brain injury in the […]
There was a little luck of the Irish and a lot of amazing children in Akron Children’s Hospital’s top “In the Moment” photos in March. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Meet 7-week-old Madelyn! “It was so scary the entire pregnancy […]
With poses named shavasana, halasana and chaturanga, yoga may seem mysterious to those who have never practiced. In this Children’s Channel video, Beatrica Kovacova, a physical therapy assistant at Akron Children’s Hospital, shares her thoughts on how this ancient Indian discipline can benefit budding yogis of all ages.
What may start as a question from your 9-year-old about body odor could quickly evolve into “the talk” if your answers spark her curiosity. In this Children’s Channel video, Jessica Castonguay, DO, MPH, an adolescent medicine physician at Akron Children’s Hospital, recommends letting your child provide the cues they are ready, and responding in an […]
May flowers are often not the only things blooming after April showers. “The allergens from some springtime flowers can also lead to some pretty severe allergy symptoms in children,” said Tracy Rife, RN, BSN, AE-C, asthma and easy breathing program coordinator at Akron Children’s Hospital. “But with proper precautions and treatment, your child could be […]