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How Do I Teach My Child To Warm Up Before Sports?

How Do I Teach My Child To Warm Up Before Sports?

Know what to do in order to prevent your little athlete from getting hurt. Warming up is essential when it comes to preventing sports injuries. But how do you teach that to children who are ready and raring to go and …

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Back to School Health Checklist

Back to School Health Checklist

Start the school year right with healthy habits for your kids. As the fun and excitement of summer comes to a close, it’s time to make sure your child is ready to go back to school and face many new …

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Top Myths About Immunizations Debunked

Top Myths About Immunizations Debunked

Going to the doctor for a shot is not a favorite activity for any child. However, vaccines and immunizations are essential for protecting your child’s health. Unfortunately, there are many myths about immunizations. Here, we would like to debunk some …

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How Occupational Therapy Can Help You

How Occupational Therapy Can Help You

As traumatizing as a severe injury or health condition may be, a complete recovery and return to daily activities eventually becomes the focal point of every patient’s medical care.There are a variety of therapies available to help patients relearn everyday …

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Protecting Your Athlete Against Common Sports Injuries

Protecting Your Athlete Against Common Sports Injuries

As your children grow up, protecting them can become a challenge. While team sports build confidence, friendships and important fitness habits, unfortunately, sports-related injuries are a common outcome. There are ways you can protect your child from many sports injuries. …

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Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Safety Tips

Ding-dong. Trick-or-treat! BOO! It’s that time of year again when black cats cross the road and ghosts come out to play. Share these tips with your children and keep them safe this Halloween.   Always travel in groups: Travel together …

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MCA Fitness All-Stars

MCA Fitness All-Stars

You probably already know that Medical Center Arlington is the official hospital of the Rangers Baseball Team. But did you know that MCA and the Rangers have teamed up to promote health and fitness in area schools? Dubbed the MCA …

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Asthma Management in Children

Asthma Management in Children

More children are developing asthma due in part to a rise in the number of childhood allergies and increasing environmental toxins. In babies under the age of one, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is responsible for up to 70 percent of …

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