Bringing Our Community Together

Tag archive



parentPULSE© – What to do if your child has a tummy ache

Kids are back in the classroom, and a common back-to-school sickness is viral gastroenteritis, or stomach flu. It’s an intestinal infection marked by watery diarrhea, abdominal cramps, nausea or vomiting, and sometimes fever. If your child is showing symptoms of a stomach bug, such as vomiting or diarrhea, it’s most likely viral gastroenteritis. “We really… Keep Reading


Children and storm anxiety

Does your child become anxious and agitated whenever it storms? Health professionals have noticed that this behavior has become more frequent since evacuations due to hurricanes, frequent tornado warnings, or big thunder and lightning storms. What can you do to help your child overcome their fear of storms? Is your child always asking about the… Keep Reading