Advertisement

Articles in School, Tommie Loftin and Health and Wellness

I Can't Hear You

on

How To Protect Your Child's Hearing... Read full article

Mardi Gras May Be Near, but Flu Season is Still Here

by Mallory H. Allen, MD on

While driving to work one morning this week, a local radio DJ described Louisiana's four seasons as football, hunting, Mardi Gras, and crawfish. While this is undeniably true, those of us who work in healthcare, particularly in pediatrics, tend to re... Read full article

Getting Started with Mindfulness for Kids

on

You will notice the awareness you are teaching in these structured moments is carrying over into your child’s everyday life. The ability to slow down and be more aware will help them navigate relationships, school, and tough emotions more effectively... Read full article

Remember Self Breast Exams | Breast Cancer Awareness

on

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A young breast cancer survivor has found a new way to fight the disease. Between treatments, Whitney Breaux recently launched a new campaign to help save lives.... Read full article

Slowing Down: Reclaiming Sanity

by Cheryl Brodnax on

So, I have a problem with over-commitment. It seems that any time there is white space on my calendar, I find some excuse to fill it. My husband often points out that I never just sit. What? Who doesn’t sit?... Read full article



Exceptional Students and Private Schools

on

You may have heard that “private schools do not provide services for students who have disabilities or exceptionalities.” However, this is actually a common misconception. While private schools are not required to provide these services, most have pr... Read full article

Secondary Drowning

on

Many parents are unaware of something called secondary drowning, or dry drowning, which can go undetected.... Read full article

Pumpkin Carving Safety Tips

on

What are the best ways to include younger children in the pumpkin-carving festivities while keeping everyone safe? ... Read full article

10 Things to Make Road Trips with Kids More Fun and Less Stressful

on

Summer is officially here. Whether you’re planning to road trip to the great waters of the Gulf of Mexico or make the haul to The Happiest Place on Earth (Disney World, obviously), a little preparation for the drive goes a long way.... Read full article

Crawling Towards Success: Crawling Can Boost Baby’s Brain

on

“Where is the baby? Did you put her down for a nap already?” “No, I... She was just there. I swear I didn’t move her.” “Seriously, Sam?! I told you to keep an eye on her.” “She couldn’t be too far. She still hasn’t fully learned to crawl yet...”... Read full article

Newsletter