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Largest pediatric healthcare provider in northeast Ohio.
Largest pediatric healthcare provider in northeast Ohio.

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Going through divorce for most parents means endless worry about their children. There’s no avoiding the pain children go through, and chances are you will see changes in their behavior as they come to terms with a new normal.


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Fish and shellfish are an important and healthy part of any pregnancy diet. They contain beneficial omega-3 fatty acids, are high in protein and low in saturated fat, all of which are crucial to a developing baby.

However, in years past women have been warned to limit the types and quantity of fish they consume while pregnant due to high levels of mercury, which can cause damage to a fetus’ nervous system.

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Constipation is a common pregnancy complaint. About half of pregnant women will experience abdominal pain, infrequent bowel movements and hard stools that are difficult to pass at one point during their pregnancy, according to the American Pregnancy Association.


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There’s a lot of diabetes information out there — but not all of it is based on fact. Although you can find a lot of good information about diabetes on the Internet, you can also find misleading information.

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As director of pediatric neurology at Akron Children’s NeuroDevelopmental Science Center, Dr. Michael Kohrman is used to juggling a lot of responsibilities at work such as diagnosing, treating and helping patients manage diseases and conditions that affect the nervous system.


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Akron Children’s Hospital Psychiatric Intake Response Center (PIRC) is a close-knit team of nurses and mental health technicians who care for kids ages 4-18 who come to the Emergency Services Behavioral Health unit in Akron and Boardman.


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The transition from pregnancy to parenthood is a major life adjustment — both physically and emotionally. During your baby’s first few days of life, it’s normal to feel emotional highs and lows, something commonly referred to as the “baby blues.”

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