Tips for food allergy families

family shopping in a supermarket

If your child suffers from a food allergy it is important to take a few extra steps when grocery shopping or dining out. Full Entry »

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Transplant nurses day

As a post-renal transplant coordinator, I serve as the advocate responsible for coordinating all activity for the transplant patient and their family. This includes, but is not limited to: Full Entry »

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How pediatric hospitals earn national rankings

Texas Children’s Hospital does not have bumper stickers. If we did, we’d share one similar to the “proud parents of an honor roll student,” except ours would say “proud to be on the Best Children’s Hospital Honor Roll.” Full Entry »

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Running can be fun!


Running can be a fun activity you enjoy with your children. What’s exciting is children are naturally inclined to be active. This means when they think of doing a physical activity they relate it to fun. Currently, many child fitness experts, as well as The Center for Disease Control (CDC), recommend 60 minutes per day of physical activity for children ages 7 to 12. Full Entry »

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Meet the Pediatrician: Dr. Nava Miller


At Texas Children’s Pediatrics, we understand the importance of feeling completely comfortable with your child’s primary care physician. To help you get to know our pediatricians better, we decided to sit down with them and do a short Q&A.

Learn more about Dr. Nava Miller, pediatrician at Texas Children’s Pediatrics Fannin, below: Full Entry »

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