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2015 Top Health Care Professionals for Kids

2015 Top Health Care Professionals for Kids

For three years, Little Rock Family readers have nominated their trusted orthodontists, therapists, pediatricians and other specialists—the result is our extensive list of central Arkansas’ Top Health Care Professionals for Kids.

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Learning to Inhale: Asthma Management Tips for Children

Learning to Inhale: Asthma Management Tips for Children

Although asthma is a serious disease, there are many ways to control it in children and keep them healthy. Asthma causes swelling and inflammation in the airways that lead to the lungs and make it hard to breathe. Symptoms can include wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness and coughing.

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Molar Milestones: Dental Development from Birth to Age 18

Molar Milestones: Dental Development from Birth to Age 18

Regular preventative dental appointments also allow families to take a proactive approach to their children’s dental health, and provide an opportunity for the pediatric dentist to address parents’ questions. The dentist also has an opportunity to prepare parents for changes and potential conditions...

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Fit Families Challenge: Crossing the Finish Line

Fit Families Challenge: Crossing the Finish Line

This is the Nipper family's final week of the Fit Families Challenge from Special Olympics Arkansas! Even though they've completed the six-week program, the Nippers say they will continue to help their children make healthy choices when it comes to food and exercise.

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