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Santa Claus Gets a Clean Bill of Health

By , December 1st, 2011 | Holiday, News, Uncategorized | 0 Comments

Are your kids apprehensive about going to the doctor? What if you told them that even Santa has to get his annual health physical? Or better yet – show them. Check out this cute video to share with your kids.

See why the big guy took time out of his busy holiday schedule to make sure he is in excellent shape for this year’s trip around the world.

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1Dec

Student Art Competition

By , November 29th, 2011 | Construction, Events | 0 Comments

We’re celebrating the opening of our newly remodeled Renown Children’s Hospital Inpatient Floor, scheduled to open in early 2012, with a Student Art Competition. Middle school and high school aged students can enter their art work for a chance to win cash and prizes for them and their school. Twenty-five winners will also have their art work featured on the newly remodeled children’s floor.

Chance to win Cash and Prizes

  • Renown Health will donate art supplies valued at $250 to the school of each selected student artist.
  • Each selected student artist also …

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29Nov

Teaching Kids Healthy Eating Habits through the Holidays

By , November 24th, 2011 | Nutrition, Parenting | 0 Comments

Lynice Anderson, Registered Dietician

So here we are again: Thanksgiving Day has come and gone and the holiday season is in full swing. The holidays are a great opportunity to teach kids about fresh, whole foods and to demonstrate healthy eating habits.

As you probably know, the “typical” holiday meal can be higher in fat and higher in calories than what your family generally eats. If you find your kids, spouse and other family members (or even yourself) wanting to eat more dessert or larger portions today it is likely not going to harm anything. The most important thing you can do during this time of overabundance is get everyone into …

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24Nov