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FAQ for Parents: Newborn Pediatric Care Offered at MRH


Frequently Asked Questions About Newborn Care Nothing is more exciting — and intimidating — than becoming a parent, whether you’re having your first child or your fifth. There are so many questions that run through your head, especially when it comes to the health and wellbeing of your new little family member. Newborn babies [...]

Too Sick for School? Signs You Should Keep Your Child Home


Our jobs as parents is to make the best decisions for our children, especially when they are unable to do so for themselves. One of the decisions we’ll inevitably stumble upon is whether or not we should send our kids to school when they catch a bug. This decision can make even the most assured [...]

Tips for Ensuring Your Kids Have a Healthy Halloween

2019-10-24T13:50:41-06:00Pediatrics, Your Health Articles|

By Lauren Glendenning, For Memorial Regional Health A Q&A with Madysen L. Jourgensen, Registered Dietitian at Memorial Regional Health What are some healthier alternatives to candy?  MJ: Things like popcorn bags, fruit leathers (made from 100 percent fruit), animal crackers, pretzels, etc. can be more nutritious substitutions for candy at Halloween. You can [...]