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Back to School Checklist

Posted 7/28/2017 by UHBlog

Back to School Checklist

Start the school year off right.

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Your Back-to-School Checklist

Posted 7/29/2016 by UHBlog

Your Back-to-School Checklist

Is your child ready to start school? We can help.

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5 Rules for Backpack Safety

Posted 9/15/2015 by UHBlog

Do your kids know there’s a right way to wear a backpack? More than 14,000 children are treated annually for backpack-related injuries. Follow these rules for proper backpack safety and to prevent injury. Get more health tips and information on symptoms, treatment options, prescription medications, prevention and more from UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Health & Wellness Library.

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Back-to-School Checklist: Getting Your Child Ready to Return

Posted 7/20/2015 by UHBlog

Is your child ready to start school? We can help. As children splash in pools and ride bicycles this summer, it’s easy to forget the first day of school is close at hand. But it’s not too early to begin preparing for a new school year. To get a jump on the upcoming year, pediatrician James Underwood, DO offers these 11 tips to ensure your child has a healthy, safe and productive school year: 1. Update immunizations. Parts of the country are seeing a rise in measles, pertussis (w...

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Back to School, Back to Sleep: Getting Your Kids on Schedule

Posted 8/19/2014 by UHBlog

School-aged kids and parents alike enjoy the long, lazy nights and sleepy Saturday mornings of summer. Skipping the buzzing alarm clock in favor of lingering under the blankets is part of what summer respite is about. But come September, the abrupt change in daily schedule can come as a shock to the system – and both mental and physical capacities can suffer. “When you’re short on sleep, it can affect your learning, mood and memory,” says pediatric sleep specialist Carol ...

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9 Tips for Keeping Kids Germ-Free at School

Posted 3/7/2014 by UHBlog

Some things spread like wildfire in a school – the latest lingo, the latest trends and, unfortunately, the latest germs. Schools keep kids – and their germs – in close proximity, making students particularly vulnerable to infecting one another. Nearly 22 million school days are missed each year due to colds alone, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). You may not be able to protect your kids from fashion choices they’ll regret in a decade, b...

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