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 […]
New faces, and a few familiar faces, graced Akron Children’s Hospital’s top “In the Moment” photos in February. We invite you to take a glance at those you may have missed, or a second peek at those you’ve already enjoyed. 1. Happy 13th Birthday to the Hanselman sextuplets – Isabella, Sophia, Kyle, Logan, Alex and Lucy! […]
Preparing a child for college can present challenges for both parent and student. In this Children’s Channel video, Julie Wyatt, CNP, an adolescent medicine nurse practitioner at Akron Children’s Hospital, offers some practical tips to help ensure your college-bound child leaves the nest with more than a wing and a prayer.