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Author archive: Parenting U

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Do you have the bedtime blues? Learn how to get your little ones in a sleep routine.

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Sleeping seems like one of the easiest, most natural functions to most adults, but most parents can attest that getting a child to bed can be full of problems.

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Dr. Jeremy Toffle of Children’s Physicians offers ways to teach your children teamwork, incorporate cooperation and not competition.

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Dr. Jeremy Toffle of Children’s Physicians in Bellevue gives tips on how to handle the battle of brothers and sisters…

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Dr. Rachel McCann of Children’s Physicians at Val Verede offers healthy eating tips and teach you how to get that picky eater to eat.

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What you feed your kids today can – and will – impact what they eat when they’re older.

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Dr. Frances Smith of Children’s Physicians offers first time expectant parents advice on how to prepare for a new bundle of joy.

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Becoming a parent is the most rewarding job you will ever have. It’s also one of the most stressful experiences of your life.

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We’ve asked Children’s Hospital and Medical Center experts to explain the rules of time-out.

The hospital offers free parenting classes, titled “Parenting U” given by professionals.

At 6 p.m. today, Dr. Ashley Harlow will help parents apply the discipline technique of time-outs.

Check out five tactics Dr. Harlow gave us to help families use time-outs effectively.

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Kids and concussions? What is Little League elbow? Ever wonder how to prevent sports injuries?

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Dr. Annie Zimmer of Children’s Physicians offers healthy snack and meal suggestions.

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Children’s books are the perfect tool to talk to your toddlers about potty training.

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Replay our live chat to get tips on how to know when your child is ready for potty training.

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Dr. Mel St. Germain of Children’s Physicians offered advice on how to deal with sibling rivalry.

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Dr. Mike Vance of Children’s Hospital & Medical Center’s Behavioral Health, offers advice on how to recognize the signs of bullying. Replay the live chat.

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With the arrival of a child, there are some things you learn automatically, like how little sleep an adult actually needs to function, the importance of sippy cups and that polar bears may be hiding in your closets.

For other lessons, including the skills to get through those all-important first years, there’s Parenting U from Children’s Hospital & Medical Center, classes given by professionals known for their knowledge of children.

The first class of its series — “Healthy Nutrition for Kids — is today.

Momaha will also host a 6 p.m. corresponding live chat where you can ask experts at the event your parenting questions.

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Is your child refusing to sleep? Is he biting or hitting other children?

How do you react when your child decides to throw a public tantrum?

Join momaha.com and Children Hospital & Medical Center experts at 6 p.m. today for a Parenting U webinar and live chat on toddler behavior.

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We’ve asked Children’s Hospital & Medical Center experts to help us get through those tough parenting moments.

The hospital offers free parenting classes, titled “Parenting U” given by professionals.

At 6 p.m. Tuesday, parents will learn how to survive our children’s temper tantrums and behavior issues.

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Get the facts on timing, technique and handling the inevitable accidents.

Join us at 6 p.m. Tuesday for a live chat with Children’s Hospital & Medical experts who will answer your potty training questions in the next “Parenting U” session.

Dr. Katie Anglim, of Children’s Physicians, will help you master the fine art of potty training – a journey that can either be smooth, or years of bumpy roads for you and your child.

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We’ve asked Children’s Hospital & Medical Center experts to explain the rules of time-out.

The hospital offers free parenting classes, titled “Parenting U” given by professionals.

At 6 p.m. today, parents will learn effective time-out techniques.

Register now for the webinar and live chat session.

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