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Ear infections in children: What to do when their ears hurt

Ear infections in children: What to do when their ears hurt

Fever, crying with a cold or complaints of ear pain are signs to see a doctor
SHN Staff 6 min read
Finding the right doctor: How to choose one for your child

Finding the right doctor: How to choose one for your child

Get to know a primary care provider who makes you and your child comfortable
Mick Garry 11 min read
Infant colds: What’s normal and what’s not

Infant colds: What’s normal and what’s not

Learn the cold's causes, symptoms, how parents can help, and when to get care
SHN Staff 12 min read
Preparation key to preventing injury while shoveling snow

Preparation key to preventing injury while shoveling snow

Warm up and watch your posture to reduce the risks from a winter chore
SHN Staff 4 min read
Flu shot FAQs: Myths and facts

Flu shot FAQs: Myths and facts

An infectious disease specialist answers your questions about flu shots
Avish Nagpal, M.D. 6 min read
What you need to know about HPV

What you need to know about HPV

Learn about human papillomavirus: its causes, symptoms and how to prevent it
Jason Anschutz 8 min read
How to introduce the bottle to your baby

How to introduce the bottle to your baby

A lactation consultant offers tips for breastfeeding-to-bottle success
SHN Staff 5 min read
Preparation through vaccination key to staying flu-free

Preparation through vaccination key to staying flu-free

Flu season starts in October and runs through May
SHN Staff 5 min read
How long is too long to eat Thanksgiving leftovers?

How long is too long to eat Thanksgiving leftovers?

Food safety is important in menu planning, before and after Thanksgiving
SHN Staff 5 min read
What you need to know about the flu and the flu vaccine

What you need to know about the flu and the flu vaccine

Learn influenza facts from a doctor. For one, flu shots can't give you the flu
Noe Mateo, MD 5 min read