Posts Tagged ‘Kids’

Active Healthy Kids and Outdoor Play- Preparing for Life’s Little Mishaps

Tuesday, May 18, 2010 20:16 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Preparing for Life’s Little Mishaps While Engaging Your Kids in Outdoor Play
“Play, Incorporating Animistic and Magical Thinking Is Important Because It:
Fosters the healthy, creative and emotional growth of a child; Forms the best foundation for later intellectual growth. Provides a way in which children get to know the world and […]

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What Moms Ought to Know About Pouring Their Child’s Medicine

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 20:56 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
A Spoonful of Medicine:  Not a good thing
A recent study in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that people who use a kitchen spoons to pour liquid medicine aren’t getting the right dosage. Here’s what to use to get it right.
Measuring Precisely is Vital
Ask any pastry chef or professional […]

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