Children

June 11, 2020 / Molina Healthcare

Category: Children / Doctor's Visits / Immunizations / Safety

By Dr. Helen Chea, MD, Medical Director, Pediatric Healthcare Services, Molina Healthcare of Washington

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have...

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February 03, 2020 / By Dr. Frances Gough, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Molina Healthcare of Washington

Category: Children / Safety / Seniors

You probably have heard about Novel Coronavirus in the news recently.

  • As of February 3, U.S. health officials have reported 11 cases of coronavirus in...

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February 13, 2019 / By Dr. Mary Engrav, Medical Director, Molina Healthcare of Washington

Category: Children / Immunizations / Safety

Measles is a serious disease that produces a rash and high fever, may cause diarrhea and lung infection, and can even affect the brain.

  • As of...

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January 31, 2018 / Tamara Thompson, MD. FACPG

Category: Children / Physical Health / Women's Health

Recently, Ohio released the new state budget, which allocates nearly $140 million to reducing infant mortality, defined as the death of an infant before his or her...

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October 28, 2016 / Jeffrey Luery

Category: Children / Physical Health

Halloween is one of the most beloved holidays for kids of all ages. Tons of excitement is built around the idea of dressing up as your favorite movie character and...

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September 09, 2016 / Kristie Wong

Category: Children / Exercise / Nutrition / Physical Health / Weight Loss

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness month, so it’s a great opportunity to teach kids the importance of being active and healthy. According to Healthfinder...

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August 24, 2015 / Leah Boles

Category: Children / Immunizations / Safety

It’s that time again; August is “Back to School” month! Here are some helpful tips to make sure your child has a safe and healthy start to the school year...

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March 16, 2015 / Weaam Kahabka

Category: Children / Physical Health

Did you know chewing sugar-free gum after meals may prevent tooth decay? Clinical studies by the American Dental Association (ADA) have found that chewing sugar-free...

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October 30, 2014 / Mike Siegel MD

Category: Children / Physical Health

Recently, there have been reports in the press of cases of an infection caused by Enterovirus D 68.  This virus has been around for many years. The infections occur...

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August 11, 2014 / Mike Siegel MD

Category: Children / Exercise / Physical Health / Safety

Concussions are nothing new in sports, but you have probably been hearing a lot more about them lately. The NCAA recently reached a settlement with former collegiate...

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