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Could something as simple as water be dangerous to little ones? The surprising answer is YES!
Did you catch some of the warmth and sunshine we’ve had in the past couple of weeks? Wisconsin may be home of the "Frozen Tundra," but eventually that ice melts and brings with it some gorgeous weather, perfect for being active outside (and maybe getting sweaty). As adults we know the im
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Keep your toddlers safe this summer with these safety tips:
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Dr. Christian Capitini answers this week's Morgridge Institute for Research​ Blue Sky Science question.
Parking. Visitor parking in lots 17, 20 and 80 costs $1 per 30 minutes for the first two hours and $1 per hour thereafter, up to a maximum of $12 per day. Prices and availability are subject to change. For more info, contact Transportation Services. Lot 17 Engineering Drive Ramp, ...
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The Triplett family organized a fundraiser to celebrate Matthew's first year of recovery from Neuroblastoma. It's grown exponentially since 2011, and to date Matthew's Mission for Hope has raised $54,000 for the Beat Childhood Cancer Research Fund.
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Help protect kids from #heatstroke by remembering to ACT: Avoid heatstroke. Create reminders. Take action. Learn more :
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Tune in to 93.1 Jamz and Today's Q106 for the next 3 days for the ‪#‎Champion4Kids‬ Radiothon.
For 6am - 7pm on April 29, 30 and May 1 you can hear the inspiring stories of our patients, families and staff.
Donate online: or call 877-719-5437 and become a Champion for just $15 a month.
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Do thunderstorms cause anxiety for your kids? #wiwx #thunderstorm #parenting
Now that the warmer weather is finally here, chances are there will be a few thunderstorms rolling our way. While some kids may enjoy the spectacle of the storms, for others it can be a very frightening experience. Marcia Slattery, MD, UW Health child and adolescent psychiatrist, and Director
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Reach Out and Read, a program that “prescribes” book-sharing in families with young children, will be expanded to all UW Health pediatric and family medicine clinics.
UW Health is the academic medical center and health system for the University of Wisconsin and includes the renowned UW Hospital, American Family Children's Hospital, UW Carbone Comprehensive Cancer Center and UW Medical Foundation in Madison, Wisconsin.
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When your child has type 1 diabetes, planning for a vacation can be complicated. Here are some tips to help prepare for wherever your travels take you.
Traveling with children means planning ahead. It can feel a little more complicated when your child has type 1 diabetes. Families managing diabetes have more to prepare for than the average family. Kids with type 1 diabetes can do anything other kids can - sleepovers, road trips, or travel abroad
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Though stress can make teens feel uncomfortable, it’s not all bad. Share these 11 tips to shake off stress:
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From the unique perspective of being both a pediatrician and a mom, Dr. Paul reflects on the challenges of managing your own personal grief while helping your children as well.
I recently lost my father, whom I love so dearly and deeply. It has only been a few months, but I feel that I can offer something in this blog to families as a mother, as a pediatrician, and as a daughter. If you are placed in this situation, it is important to understand that you cannot be the
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Learn how we're preventing infections in the PICU.
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1675 Highland Ave Madison, WI 53792
1675 Highland AvenueUSWisconsinMadison53792
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"The staff in the ER was amazing and took really good care of my little girl."
"Best place to buy a helmet in town."
"They try there best to get us in and out quickly and to work around his fears."
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Jess Faldet
a week ago
Very best care for my 9 month old daughter who was dehydrated from a viral bug. Horrible experience at SSM Health/St Marys ER in Janesville last night so I brought her here today because I knew she would be taken care of to the best of their abilities. The staff in the ER was amazing and took really good care of my little girl. From now on this is the only ER I will trust my children's lives to.
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Catherine Cline
7 months ago
From the moment we checked in, to the moment we checked out, we recieved nothing but the best possible care we could get. Our nurses were an absolute joy and treated my daughter with such kind hearts and skills. Even the room service delivery guy was just friendly and kind and curtious. The entire expirience despite the horrible circumstances of why we were there was amazing! Thank you, thank you, thank you!