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The Health of Your Infant/Toodler

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The first 3 years of life are the most critical to a childs development. Your baby needs lots of love, nuturing and affection. This is the time to really bond with your child through hugs, kisses and talking. Read more.

Is your child getting enough rest?

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If your child is cranky and irritable during the day or seems to have trouble concentrating in school it could be that they aren’t getting enough sleep. This is a problem because children need to get their sleep and plenty of it. Read more.

Childhood Obesity in the Black Community

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According to the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 23% of African American adolescents ages 12-19 were more likely to be overweight than non-Hispanic White adolescents (14 %). Read more.

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Is your child getting enough rest?

Childhood Obesity in the Black Community

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