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Kids Health | September 2015

Time to Re-Think the “All-Nighter”

One of the most important investments you can make in your teen’s academic success won’t cost a dime. A good night’s sleep is essential to concentration, learning, memory-retention and problem-solving skills. Read More.

Back to School Nutrition

Nutrition can improve your child’s academic performance, as well as provide the energy needed for an entire school day. Check out these helpful tips in planning for back to school lunches, or any meal!

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Sept. 26

On Sept. 26, Orange County residents can safely, easily and anonymously empty their medicine cabinets at locations throughout the region participating in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, held in conjunction with local law enforcement and the Drug Enforcement Agency.

A More Positive Approach to Parenting

Did you envision a happy, healthy and successful adult? Think about the critical life skills your child will need to become that person.
Knowledge is the Best Medicine
From immunizations to broken bones, we're here to provide answers to some of parenting's most common, and not-so-common, questions.
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    Epilepsy typically begins in infancy or early childhood, and the sooner the condition is recognized, the more effective the long-term treatment.

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