The IRS deadline for filing your 2010 taxes is April 18, 2011. Although 63 percent of Americans have filed their tax returns, nearly 64 million Americans are waiting until the last minute or filing tax extensions this week. For parents and caregivers of c..
An examination of how obesity factors into particular disabilities “We find that many of the children who are overweight are still malnourished. They have sufficient caloric intake but not sufficient nutrients.” Verna M. Baker, M.S., R.D., L.D. Clinic..
Autism Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) www.lovaas.com The Lovaas Institute provides behavioral treatment utilizing the principles of applied behavior analysis Floortime http://www.icdl.com/about/overview/index.shtml The Interdisciplinary Council on Deve..
Typical Sleep Patterns – Babies and Toddlers Age of Child Daytime Sleep Nighttime Sleep Total hrs sleep/age 1 week 9 hours 8 hours 17 hours 1 month 8 hours 8 hours 16 hours 3 months 6 hours 9 hours 15 hours 6 months 4 hours 10 hours 14 hours 9 month..
Information in this article was made available from a guide for parents and dental providers of children with special needs developed by the Oklahoma Dental Foundation in partnership with several funders. The entire guide is available for download at: O..
Information in this article was made available from a guide for parents and dental providers of children with special needs developed by the Oklahoma Dental Foundation in partnership with several funders. The entire guide is available for download at: Ora..
Dental Care for Children with Special Needs California Assessment of Children’s Oral Health: Dental Health Foundation, 2006. http://www.dentalhealthfoundation.org/topics/public/For%20web/DHF_2006_Report_tryfix1.pdf Children’s Dental Health in Santa Cl..
This Friday (June 4, 2010) McDonald’s recalled 12 million Shrek glasses they have been selling exclusively in their restaurants from May to June of this year. The cartoon designs on the glasses contain traces of the toxic chemical cadmium. The Consu..
Watching your children grow is exciting. Sometimes you may not realize how much they have grown when you see them every day. Your child’s health care team uses growth charts to keep track of growth over time. Read on to learn about: Body mass index (BMI..
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