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This post is sponsored by MercyOne Des Moines Medical CenterIt’s impossible to watch the news or check social media and not see or hear something about coronavirus. Here are the facts you need to know about COVID-19 to help keep your family healthy. What it is COVID-19, originally referred to as 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCOV), was […]
This post is sponsored by Foss Swim School. Foss Swim School in Ankeny opens in late March, bringing a Minnesota couple’s passion to Iowa for the first time. A tragedy inspired Jon and Susan Foss’ life’s work. Jon was taught to respect the water and embrace swimming by his mother, who lost a sibling to drowning. […]
This post is sponsored by KinderCare.Many families look to the new year as a time to reset their eating habits and focus on making healthier choices. However, adults aren’t the only ones who could use a menu refresh as children may also need to focus on healthier food choices. Our friends at KinderCare have 50 […]
This post is sponsored by Walnut Hills Pediatric Dentistry.Dental trauma is common in children and adolescents because this is the time when kids learn to walk, run, and are most active in sports. If your kid has a tooth injury, it’s important you know what to do. Dr. Waage with Walnut Hills Pediatric Dentistry answers […]
This post is sponsored by MercyOne Des Moines Medical CenterPediatric neurology care takes care of brain disorders and conditions that need both immediate attention and ongoing supportive care. The MercyOne Des Moines Pediatric Neurology & Psychiatry Care clinic exclusively serves young patients up to age 21. It is recognized as a “specialty” care clinic. The term […]
This post is sponsored by the Drake University Athletic Department.Do you have a daughter who loves sports? Sign-up to attend the National Girls and Women in Sports Day Youth Clinic on Sunday, February 9 hosted by Drake University Athletics. Girls will experience a variety of sports taught by Division I collegiate athletes. National Girls and Women […]
Looking for early education and preschool options for your child? Des Moines Moms Blog’s Preschool and Early Childhood Education guide will help you find the right school for your family.
This post is sponsored by MercyOne Des Moines Medical CenterIt’s easy to feel helpless when your kid is sick, but you don’t have to! While fevers have a scary reputation, they are usually safe and actually help your child fight illness. We’ll explore this by answering some common questions. Before we begin, the below advice […]
This sponsored post is brought to you courtesy of UnityPoint Health – Des Moines. The holiday season is upon us, and parents everywhere are searching for the perfect gifts for their little ones. With the rising popularity of electronics, even with the very young, it’s tempting to focus on buying gifts that our kids will […]