LVHN News (childrens)

2018
December
10,
2018
| 04:32 PM America/New_York
When you travel during the holidays, you know you will need to contend with crowds, traffic and unfamiliar surroundings. But children’s safety should always come first. Use these tips to keep your kids safe this season. Before you go: Plan ahead ...
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October
23,
2018
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
When we think of Halloween, we picture children laughing in colorful costumes and buckets and pillowcases brimming with candy and treats. However, experts warn that this fun-filled night can pose safety hazards. Below are tips compiled by the team at...
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October
08,
2018
| 06:15 PM America/New_York
When your child is sick, going to the doctor’s office isn’t always convenient or practical (somebody’s got a stomach bug). But now, kids between the ages of 3 and 17 can have an LVHN Pediatric Video Visit with one of our providers, right from the com...
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September
26,
2018
| 06:15 PM America/New_York
More than 70 percent of children between the ages of 5 and 14 ride bicycles. In-line skating and skateboarding are also popular among this age group. Although a great form of exercise, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) experts caution that these ac...
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September
05,
2018
| 09:14 PM America/New_York
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) understands the challenges that arise during times of illness. In the chaos of doctors’ visits and tests, sometimes the best way to help your child is to bring him or her home. LVHN offers at-home pediatric hospice...
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August
22,
2018
| 06:00 PM America/New_York
When schools close for the summer, many parents struggle to feed their children. “More than 30,000 kids in the Lehigh Valley are food insecure, meaning they don’t have access to healthy meals every day,” says Dr. Cathy Coyne, LVHN’s Director of Healt...
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