DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on October 29, 2022

Take Back Day: Saturday, October 29, 2022 10:00 am – 2:00 pm On Saturday, October 29th, 2022, Travis County & Williamson County will team up with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to […]

Baby Formula Shortages

From the American Academy of Pediatrics: Updated 5/19: Since the outbreak of COVID-19, there have been significant shortages of infant formulas in stores. Current shortages have been largely caused by supply chain issues […]

Influential women in the history of medicine

We are celebrating some of history’s most influential women in life sciences and their extraordinary achievements and contributions that have saved countless lives and continue to inspire generations of women […]

American Heart Association

08Feb The American Heart Association is a nonprofit organization in the United States that funds cardiovascular medical research, educates the community on healthy living, and fosters appropriate cardiac care in […]

Black History Month: 10 Champions of Children’s Health & Wellness

From The Children’s Foundation: In celebration of Black History Month, we are reflecting and honoring the contributions Black leaders have made toward the advancement of equality and improvement of children’s […]

65 Fun Indoor Activities for Kids to Do on a Rainy Day

These sixty-five indoor rainy day activities for kids provide hours of independent play ideas. Just yesterday the sun was shining and the kids were fully occupied –running around the backyard, climbing […]

Parenting in a Pandemic: Tips to Keep the Calm at Home

From the American Academy of Pediatrics: ​​​Fear, uncertainty, and being holed up at home more to slow the spread of COVID-19​ can make it tough for families to keep a sense of calm. […]

Evaluation for Resumption of Physical Activity/Sports Activity for Child/Adolescent with COVID-19

What to do if a child or adolescent who is active in sports and/or physical activity tests positive for SARS-CoV-2? All children and adolescents who test positive for SARS-CoV-2 should […]

Why Healthy Young People Need the COVID Vaccine

From the American Academy of Pediatrics: Do Healthy Young People Need the COVID-19 Vaccine? Yes. If your teen or child is healthy but has not had their COVID vaccine, don’t […]

8 Parenting Goals to Start the New Year

From the American Academy of Pediatrics: Helping to make your family safer, stronger and more harmonious may not require a complete overhaul, but rather a few strategic tweaks. Here are […]