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Dr. Aaron Cardon Interviewed in HealthCentral: Raising a Child with Epilepsy

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Raising a child is an amazing and endlessly rewarding experience. But as all parents know, it’s not without challenges. Even more challenging is when you discover that your child may have a neurological or developmental disorder or condition such as epilepsy.

Safety Procedures for Clinic Visits

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For the health and safety of our patients and providers and in adherence with Texas Medical Board guidelines, all persons 10 years old or older must continue to wear a mask or face covering when visiting our clinics.

Facebook Live Series: Managing ADHD At Home

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Dr. Dilip Karnik will address questions regarding COVID-19 and ADHD in our next Facebook live series on May 6 at 5 pm. We encourage you to submit questions in advance via Facebook messenger or join live!

5 Sleep Tips for Kids During Uncertain Times

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Sleep is proving to be a struggle right now for many children. The upending of schedules, home learning, and uncertainty that the Coronavirus situation has lent to daily life are all likely contributors to nighttime restlessness. Here are some ways parents can help to get a better night's sleep.

Facebook Live Series: Managing Kids' Headaches and Migraines

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Have questions regarding your child's headaches or migraines? Tune in on April 29 at 5 pm to hear from pediatric neurologist, Dr. Lindsay Elton. We encourage you to submit questions in advance via Facebook messenger or join live!

Meet Mary Harrison: Nurse and Superhero

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Mary Harrison is an integral member of the Child Neurology Consultants of Austin pediatric neurology and rheumatology team, helping young patients with their infusion treatments. She is an amazing nurse, and we'd love to share a little bit more about her.

Facebook Live Series: COVID-19 and Epilepsy

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Epileptologist, Dr. Karen Keough, will address questions regarding COVID-19 and Epilepsy in our next Facebook live series on April 22 at 5 pm. We encourage you to submit questions in advance via Facebook messenger or join live!

Facebook Live Series: How We Are Supporting Patients During COVID-19

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To help support our families during this time, we are launching a series of video broadcasts to be streamed live on Facebook about various topics that impact our patient families. Dr. Jeffrey Kane, Medical Director for Child Neurology Consultants of Austin, will lead the first one on April 15 at 5 pm.

Keeping Kids Busy in Trying Times

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We know times are uncertain and even scary right now with the ongoing escalation of the coronavirus. As parents, let’s admit, the thought of several weeks ahead at home with no school, sports, or other structured activities can be scary too. Here are some things to help keep kids busy:

Statement Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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The health and safety of our patients and staff is our highest priority, and we are closely monitoring and following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) guidance provided by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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