Parents, the school year is here – what's your plan for packing school lunches?
By putting some thought into your children’s lunches, you can help keep them full and able to focus on learning throughout the school day. Here’s how:
Rethink the sandwich
Sandwiches are a staple of school lunches, but they don't have to be boring or ...more
Kids across Kentucky are heading back to the classroom this week. From backpacks to buses, here’s what you need to know to keep the little ones in your life safe and happy as they return to school.
School bus safety
School buses are the safest mode of transportation for getting children to and from school, but injuries ...more
When Kenley Overton’s parents took their infant daughter in for her four-month wellness checkup, they didn’t know much about retinoblastoma, the rare form of eye cancer that most commonly affects children. But that quickly changed.
Kenley was born Aug. 24, 2010, to Jason and Kendra Overton. When Kenley was a few weeks old, her parents noticed that her ...more
Did you know that breastfeeding is a healthy choice for both mom and baby?
Celebrate National Breastfeeding Month by learning more about breastfeeding’s benefits. Breastfeeding provides warmth and closeness, and the physical contact helps create a special bond between you and your newborn.
Benefits for babies
Breast milk is easier for your baby to digest.
It doesn't ...more
Last month, UK HealthCare and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center completed the first heart surgery as part of a new partnership to provide outstanding pediatric cardiac services for patients in Kentucky and beyond.
The Joint Pediatric Heart Surgery Program is the culmination of three years of work by the two organizations and was announced on Friday. The “one program, two ...more