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Why Doctors and Librarians Make Great Partners

Thursday, April 18, 2019

From Publishers Weekly: “Gifting books to children and families over a series of wellness visits gives physicians the opportunity to talk to new parents about this crucial part of their children’s development.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Florida Measles Threat Grows as More Young Children Go Unvaccinated

Monday, April 15, 2019

From Orlando Sentinel: “Throughout Florida, about 11,500 children — almost 6 percent of the state’s 200,000 students — started public school in kindergarten this school year with some form of exemption from required vaccinations.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

How to Raise Vegetable Eaters

Monday, April 8, 2019

From The New York Times: “If kids are not given the opportunity to actually experience the vegetable — how it looks, its taste, its texture — then they aren’t getting a chance to ‘train their taste buds’.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

Mindfulness Leads to Student Success And May Make Schools Safer

Monday, April 8, 2019

From Sarasota Herald-Tribune: “Teachers are trained to use a social-emotional health curriculum with kids as young as 3 to learn about their brain, their body and how to regulate them both.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.