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Why Do Newborns Receive a Vitamin K Shot?

New York State requires vitamin k shots as part of a series of shots and vaccinations at birth. It’s important as a healthcare provider to promote awareness of anything related to the health of mom’s-to-be, their babies and families.

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How Handwashing Can Help Prevent Illness

Handwashing is the best way to stop germs from spreading. Here’s some tips on handwashing education to prevent moms, babies and families from getting sick.

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Mothers in the Middle Program at Burdett Birth Center: 2019 Dates Announced

You’re invited join us at our Mothers in the Middle program, offered quarterly in 2019.

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Tips for Families for Practicing Good Sleep Hygiene

Good sleep hygiene is important, no matter what age. Parents, children and infants can all learn to practice good sleep habits.

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Tips for Keeping Your Kids Warm and Safe in the Winter Months

Here’s some advice for parents on keeping their kids safe and warm during chilly Upstate New York winters.

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Winter 2019 Activities & Events for Families in the Capital Region

Happy New Year! As we kick off 2019, keep busy with these enjoyable, low-cost winter 2019 Capital Region family activities that take place from January through March.

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2018 Capital Region Winter Break Activities for Families

Holiday break for many Capital Region children runs this year from December 22 – January 1. There are a lot of low-cost, educational fun activities to get you and your family out of the house!

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Tis the Season: (More of) Our Favorite Holiday-Themed Pregnancy Announcements!

We scoured the internet (again), to find and share our favorite holiday pregnancy announcements. Whether it’s in person, through a holiday card or via your Facebook page, these creative announcements are sure to put a smile on your loved ones’ faces!

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Is Your Baby Not Sleeping Through the Night? A New Study Says Not to Worry About It

Many new parents are often asked “Is your baby sleeping through the night yet?” If the answer is “Not yet,” you don’t need to panic, a new study finds.

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2018 Holiday Season Activities & Events for Families in the Capital Region

Season’s greetings – it’s time to get into the holiday spirit! Here’s some 2018 holiday season Capital Region family activities to help you do so.

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