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You’re Invited! – Barstow Acres Children’s Center

Please join our FREE upcoming highly educational webinars, available for any community member, parent and childcare worker: June 7th – Parent/Child Collaborative Problem Solving –… Continue Reading

COVID and Children: Helping Your Child Navigate the Challenges of the Pandemic

Parents and children are experiencing worsening mental health problems during the pandemic. Anxiety and depression are on the rise and are often exhibited in children… Continue Reading

Joy Of Learning

As parents, teachers and anyone involved in the teaching of children we must look first to ourselves and then to our environment to be sure… Continue Reading

Food Insecurity During a Pandemic

Food insecurity has been defined as, “the lack of consistent access, quality and availability of food for an active, healthy life.” The number of households… Continue Reading

Gregory Cardinal, DPM, MS

Common Foot Conditions In Children

Children can present with many worrisome problems to the new parent and some that get overlooked quite frequently occur in their feet.  Yes, flat feet,… Continue Reading

Flu Season Is Here What Should We Do?

The flu can result in a serious illness such as a bacterial infection including pneumonia, hospitalization, and even death. However, if we know exactly what… Continue Reading

Introducing Baby Foods: Taking It One Bite At a Time

Pediatricians get asked a lot of very good questions. Some of the most frequently asked questions are about what to feed babies and when. Introducing… Continue Reading

Children’s Safety Comes In Many Colors

As a parent or grandparent, the safety and well being of our children are most important. You purchase the best car seat possible and do… Continue Reading

Martial Arts Helps Kids With ADD/ADHD

It is well-established that martial arts programs for kids help build confidence, reinforce discipline, develop focus, and improve fitness. Martial arts provides additional benefits for… Continue Reading

Braces and Your Child: At What Age Should They Be Examined For Braces?

Parents frequently ask “at what age should my child be examined to determine if he or she needs braces?” Your child should see an orthodontist… Continue Reading

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