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Update on the Benson Family's Battle Against Batten Disease

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There’s no sweeter sibling love story than this…learn more about CNCA patient Christiane Benson and her battle against Batten Disease, a rare neurological disorder, and what her brother Garland is doing to help:

CNCA and Zika Care Connect

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CNCA has been selected to partner with the CDC and March of Dimes for the national Zika Care Connect program. Learn more about how this network of specialists is helping pregnant women who’ve been infected with the Zika virus receive the care they need for themselves and their babies:

For DIY Fireworks, Heed These 5 Tips

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If you don’t want to be one of the 50,000+ Americans who make a call to the fire department for a fireworks accident this year, read up on these tips for a safer home fireworks display this Fourth of July:

Meet Our Residents

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Take a closer peek at this year’s team of residents and why the Child Neurology training program is so important to the community.

SPD in Summertime

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SPD: Sensory Processing Disorder can spike in the summer months when the heat adds additional stress to a child’s body. Here are five summer sensations to watch out for—and how to help your kiddo be okay with them—during summertime:

Spring Allergies and ADHD

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Did you know: If your child suffers from ADHD, springtime allergies can exacerbate their symptoms. Learn more about how you can help them right here.

Spotlight on Dr. Jeffrey Kerr

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You could say that Texas history is his passion, and you could also pick up a few of his books about the subject on Amazon. Learn more about one of our neurologists who spends his spare time exploring the great stories of Texas:

How to Detect Flu in Non-Verbal Children

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The flu can be hard to spot in children who are non-verbal and can’t express that they are feeling crummy. Here are important signs to watch for especially during this very serious flu season.

Feed Them More Fish

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Feed them more fish experts say. Learn how your child eating fish at least once a week can help improve sleep quality and give them a brain boost on IQ tests.

Spotlight on Dr. Jeffrey Kane

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Austin may be his home, but Africa has captured his heart. Learn more about one of our physicians who founded a medical outreach program to provide services to children in Kenya.

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