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Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson has some statistics and recommendations.Childrens Health Link1 month, 2 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkGut bacteria in infancy may influence asthma riskGut bacteria in infancy may influence asthma riskAsthma rates are rising in developed countries, but that's not the case in poorer nations. Childrens Health Link1 month, 2 weeks agoHealthAsk Dr. Swanson: Ways to keep kids active during fallAsk Dr. Swanson: Ways to keep kids active during fallPediatrician Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson offers tips for keeping kids active during fall.Health1 month, 3 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkRevisiting Enterovirus D68Revisiting Enterovirus D68Last fall, Enterovirus D68 swept through 49 states and struck more than 1,000 people, most of them children.Childrens Health Link1 month, 3 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkDr. Wendy Sue Swanson - back-to-school nutritionDr. Wendy Sue Swanson - back-to-school nutritionKids are back to class-- but are they back to a bad diet too?Childrens Health Link2 months agoChildrens Health LinkTexting pill box could help young transplant patientsTexting pill box could help young transplant patientsThe device reminds transplant patients to take their pills throughout the day.Childrens Health Link2 months, 1 week agoChildrens Health LinkAsthma coaches help parents control symptomsAsthma coaches help parents control symptomsAsthma is a life-long condition and costs $18 billion a year in medical expenses, lost work and school days.Childrens Health Link2 months, 2 weeks agoLocalGirl, 8, gets third heart transplant at Seattle Children'sGirl, 8, gets third heart transplant at Seattle Children'sAiyana Lucas has fought for her life multiple times.Local2 months, 2 weeks agoEveningArt therapy at Seattle Children'sArt therapy at Seattle Children'sArt created in a hospital room helps kids heal at Seattle Children's.Evening2 months, 3 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkGrave's disease can mimic ADHD symptomsGrave's disease can mimic ADHD symptomsGraves' disease, a condition where the thyroid works overtime, can easily be overlooked in kids and teens.Childrens Health Link2 months, 3 weeks agoChildrens Health Link7 year old raises money for others with bladder exstrophy7 year old raises money for others with bladder exstrophyTwo kids born with their bladders on the outside of their bodies are raising money for a common cause.Childrens Health Link3 months agoHealthWashington lice grow resistant to common treatmentsWashington lice grow resistant to common treatmentsScientists found nearly all lice populations in 30 states had high levels of gene mutations linked to treatment resistance.Health3 months, 1 week agoChildrens Health LinkTelepsychiatry helps underserved populationsTelepsychiatry helps underserved populationsSeattle Children's an early pioneer in online mental health visitsChildrens Health Link3 months, 1 week agoChildrens Health LinkPreemie privacyPreemie privacyA better way to care for premature babies?Childrens Health Link3 months, 2 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkHow to handle sleep terrors in childrenHow to handle sleep terrors in childrenYoung children with sleep terrors, and how to handle them.Childrens Health Link3 months, 4 weeks agoChildrens Health LinkKidney stones in kids on the riseKidney stones in kids on the riseOnce considered a problem of middle-aged men, kidney stones are now affecting childrenChildrens Health Link4 months agoHealthMaking the switch from artiifical to natural ingredientsMaking the switch from artiifical to natural ingredientsCompanies say finding substitute colors and flavors is not always easy.Health4 months, 1 week agoChildrens Health LinkPhthalate exposure during pregnancy can affect future fertility of sonsPhthalate exposure during pregnancy can affect future fertility of sonsA recent study reveals another reason pregnant women should try to avoid chemicals that make plastic soft and flexible.Childrens Health Link4 months, 1 week agoChildrens Health LinkThe Giving Spirit – A Children's HealthLink SpecialThe Giving Spirit – A Children's HealthLink SpecialChristmas is but one day a year, but the giving spirit can go on and on as we see in the folks who help kids, find cures and save lives. 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