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Tag Archives: 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. 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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We’re 14 days away from spring.

It’s true. The first official day of spring is March 20.

Cross our fingers for budding flowers, squirrels multiplying and warm temperatures this weekend.

What better way to celebrate than to head out to one of your favorite community events.

If you need some inspiration, here’s a giant list of what’s happening around town.

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

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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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Children’s Hospital & Medical Center and Omaha Children’s Museum will offer Parenting U, an educational series, for three weeks in July.

Classes will begin Tuesday at the museum, 500 S. 20th St. Each class will run from 11 a.m. to noon.

Classes and child care are free, but preregistration is required.

Here is the schedule…

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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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There are two times that I often let my parenting choices not be the best.

One is when I let my curious children get into my makeup or the baby toiletries to make a massive mess. To me, it’s funny.

The other is when one of my youngsters decide to throw a public tantrum. I don’t negotiate with children. I walk away.

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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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Join a free Parenting U webinar and live chat about toddler behavior on Oct. 16.

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