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Preparing Your Child for Surgery

Preparing Your Child for Surgery

Many of us who work in pediatric care at Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital are also parents, and we treat your child like our...
Creating a Haven for Good Sleep in Your Bedroom

Creating a Haven in Your Bedroom for Good Sleep

A good night’s sleep leaves you refreshed, energized, and ready to face the day; unfortunately, many people find good sleep elusive. There are numerous...
Flu Season

Cheers to a Healthy Holiday Season

As the holiday season approaches, so too does the season of runny noses, wheezing and a cacophony of coughing coming into my office.  Each...
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Vote for Miracles and Give Hope To Richmond Children

As one of 170 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals nationwide, Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU is in the running to win $50,000, courtesy of...
Smartphone Use at Bedtime

What Smartphone Use Right Before Bed Does to a Child’s Brain

Smartphone use before sleep isn’t a good idea for anyone -- least of all children. In fact, this habit can be especially harmful for...

Concussion Rehab: A Timely Topic

Thanks largely to the NFL, concussions have become a growing concern in our society.  The increase in recognition has naturally led to an...

St. Mary’s Pediatric Emergency Department is Only in the Region to...

Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital now has eight of the eleven specialty-trained pediatric emergency medicine physicians in the Richmond Area making the Pediatric Emergency...
Hand Sanitizer it not effective against norovirus

It’s Stomach Bug Season -Don’t Fight it With Hand Sanitizer!

 The stomach flu is upon us! January is peak Norovirus season and the schools seem to have been hit pretty hard.So what happens? Everyone says...

Regional Conference on Eosinophilic Disorders – Local Families Promote Awareness

 Central Virginia Eosinophilic Support Group, a network of patients and families, along with medical professionals, caregivers, and local leaders for the 2014 EOS (Eosinophil) Connection...
Gluten-Free

Tips on Going Gluten-Free

Whether you have celiac disease, gluten intolerance/sensitivity or have chosen to go gluten-free for other reasons, GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets offers...

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