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What you Need to Know Before Seeing a Specialist

When seeking help for a sore throat or a sprained ankle, most of us will pick up the phone to consult with our family doctor. But how do you know whether the chest pain you woke up with is indigestion from last night’s chili, or the more serious murmurings of a heart problem? Continue reading What you Need to Know Before Seeing a Specialist

Finding the Right Childcare, Part 2

A setting that keeps your child safe and healthy.
Activities that are suited to your child’s stage of growth and that help the child develop mentally, physically, socially and emotionally.
Many experts in the field agree that finding out if a caregiver meets Labensohn’s three-part test requires a lot of parental effort. If a commercial day care facility or family day care home best meets your needs, experts say, then visit several times to observe the facility during different parts of the day — and ask a lot of questions. Continue reading Finding the Right Childcare, Part 2