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As parents we have all watched the news to see a sad story where a child was injured or died. And we've also been that parent who thought in the back of their mind, "That is so sad. I am so grateful it's not me." Or even, "I can't imagine. At least nothing like that will ever happen to us." Well, I was that parent too. And then one day everything changed in the blink of an eye. Learn more.

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Fever, headaches and tummy aches 7 drowning prevention tips that could save your child’s life. When it comes to tornado safety, have a plan Helping your child cope with trauma

Fever, headaches and tummy aches

Burleson pediatrician
Lanna McClain, M.D., writes her first blog on the warning signs parents should know so they can tell when it's the right time to consult a physician about their child's injury or illness.

7 drowning prevention tips that could save your child's life

Drowning is a leading cause of unintentional injury-related death in children ages 1 to 14 years old. Follow these drowning prevention tips to have a safe summer.

When it comes to tornado safety, have a plan

As a mom, Lewisville pediatrician Sandra Peak, M.D., knows the anxiety and fear that comes with tornado season. She shares her own family's safety plan with you.

Helping your child cope with trauma

Denise Coover, LCSW, a Trauma Informed Care Specialist at Cook Children's, shares her expertise on caring for children who have been traumatized. Find out what trauma really means and how it impacts our kids.

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Cook Children's Urgent Care Center – Fort Worth is now open!

Cook Children's Urgent Care Center – Fort Worth is now open!
When it comes to kids, anything can happen. But what's the difference between an urgent care center and an emergency department? We'll explain in this informative blog.

In an emergency, don't hesitate to go to the emergency room. But, if your child does not have life-threatening symptoms, Cook Children's offers urgent care centers in Fort Worth, Hurst and Southlake for your convenience. Our experts are here for you.

 

 

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