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3 Key Facts About Concussions

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It's that time of year again...sports season! Football isn't the only contact sport where concussion is a common injury. Protect your athlete's brain health and read these key facts.

ADHD and Back-to-School: Are You Ready?

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For some kids suffering from ADHD, back-to-school time can be stressful. Here are a few ways to prepare and motivate them for a new school season.

Dr. Reardon on KVUE-TV: Why Concussions Are Under-reported

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A recent study suggests that the number of concussion injuries may be much higher than reported...possibly 1.5 million more. With the sports season approaching soon, Dr. Michael Reardon spoke to KVUE-TV about what parents should know about concussion injuries.

3 Tips To Prevent Dehydration

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Is your child drinking enough fluids? Research says...probably not. Here are tips for making sure your kids stay well hydrated this summer.

When it Comes to Sunblock and Kids…Slather it On

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Too much sun can be especially harmful for children dealing with physical challenges or taking medications. Here are five tips to protect your kids from the sun's damaging rays

Dr. Elton in the Statesman: Helping Kids Speak about ‘Invisible’ Differences

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Check out the advice from Child Neurology Consultants’ Dr. Lindsay Elton and other local experts on explaining children's invisible differences.

How Migraines Affect Children (Different Than Adults)

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While migraines affect millions of adults and children, the symptoms can appear differently for the younger population. Find out more here.

Are Concussions Underreported?

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A new study claims that the number of concussion injuries may be much higher than reported. Read why here.

Study Says Sleep Issues Common for ADHD Children

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Kids diagnosed with ADHD, or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, may take longer to get a good night sleep, says a recent study reported in the June issue of the Journal of Sleep Research.

Kenya Medical Mission Helps Underserved Children

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In June, Dr. Karen Keough and Cassidy Waggonner will join other medical specialists and general volunteers on a medical mission trip to Kenya. Read more about their work to help underserved children...

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