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See What’s New at The Lactation Connection

By , October 30th, 2014 | The Lactation Connection | 0 Comments

The Lactation ConneSee What's New at The Lactation Connectionction carries a full line of aden + anais products for babies. These “slumber” sleeping bags are made with 100% cotton muslin and are d
esigned to be worn over pajamas to eliminate loose blankets.

Check out the wide selection of aden + Anais products at The Lactation Connection, open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information call 775-982-5210.

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30Oct

Ear Infections and Ear Tubes

By , | Infant Care, Toddler Care | 0 Comments

Ear Infections and Ear TubesCourtney Garrett, MD, Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists

Ear infections are common in young children ages 6 months to 2-years-old. Approximately four to five ear infections a year is considered to be normal for children. However, what happens if your child has more than that or if they are unable to overcome the ear infections they receive?

Generally ear tubes are recommended if a child suffers from more than four or five ear infections in one year. Other reasons to place tubes in your child’s ear include fluid that persists for longer than three months; if there are complications secondary to ear infections or if his or …

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30Oct

Are You Ready to Fall Back?

By , October 28th, 2014 | Events, News, Parenting | 0 Comments

How does the time change affect you and your family?For many of us, the thought of gaining an extra hour of sleep at the end of daylight savings time is a blessing. But for some it can mean a minor disruption in your routine and signals the shift into winter and the shorter days ahead.

How does the time change affect your health?

Time change plays out in our bodies much like jet lag, with falling back feeling much like traveling from the east coast to the west coast. Typically, the fall time change is easier since we “gain” an hour of sleep, and most people should adjust within 24 hours.

Tips for a smoother …

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