Making an impact through Give Kids A Smile

Blogger Mirissa Price, D.M.D., is a board-certified pediatric dentist with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. She is the interim program director of the pediatric dental residency and assistant professor at Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry in Nashville, Tennessee. Passionate about access to care, Dr. Price is an ADA Give Kids A Smile ambassador, […]

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How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science – TIME

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.But what makes children — from babies up through the teen years — smarter?Here are 10 things science says can help:Plain and simple: research show music lessons make kids smarter: Compared with children in the

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Learning the art of storytelling in the business of dentistry

Blogger Anubhuti Misra, B.D.S., D.D.S., graduated from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC in Los Angeles with honors after completing her B.D.S. in India. She has worked with people who are underprivileged or have special health care needs in the Silicon Valley and witnessed the challenges faced by them very closely. She also

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Serve and Return – Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University

Key ConceptsServe and return interactions shape brain architecture. When an infant or young child babbles, gestures, or cries, and an adult responds appropriately with eye contact, words, or a hug, neural connections are built and strengthened in the child’s brain that support the development of communication and social skills. Much like a lively game of

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Home Health matters: child dental health – GOV.UK

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Helping Your Child Who Is Overweight – NIDDK – National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

On this page:Children gain weight as they grow and develop, so it’s not always easy to tell if your child is overweight. For some children, extra weight goes away as they grow taller. But some children who continue to gain too much weight over time may develop obesity. Obesity is a disease that increases the

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Baby Food for Thought: How Safe is Rice Cereal? – URMC

For generations, rice cereal has been a top choice for babies starting solid foods, but lately there’s growing concern about what’s in it besides the rice: arsenic. UR Medicine’s Dr. Ruth Lawrence, an internationally recognized expert on breastfeeding and infant nutritional needs, offers some information and advice for parents. Arsenic occurs naturally in soil, air

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Pregnancy Care: Overview, Prenatal & Postnatal Care – Healthline

OverviewPregnancy care consists of prenatal (before birth) and postpartum (after birth) healthcare for expectant mothers. It involves treatments and trainings to ensure a healthy prepregnancy, pregnancy, and labor and delivery for mom and baby.Prenatal care helps decrease risks during pregnancy and increases the chance of a safe and healthy delivery. Regular prenatal visits can help

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Child Study Center < Child Study Center – Yale School of Medicine

INFORMATION FORSomeone Cares Closet (SCC) was launched in early 2022, in response to an overlooked hygiene crisis in New Haven and beyond.Someone Cares Closet (SCC) was launched in early 2022, in response to an overlooked hygiene crisis in New Haven and beyond.Someone Cares Closet (SCC) was launched in early 2022, in response to an overlooked

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Oral health care for kids: Tips to promote good habits with good tools, even before the first tooth pops up – Dentistry IQ

After more than two decades of working with pediatric patients and their parents, Dr. Ramos-Gomez has extensive experience in the field. Here, he shares his tips and tricks for promoting proper oral health-care habits and the right tools—including the latest from Philips—even before the first tooth pops up.Working with children and educating parentsAs a pediatric

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