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Children

Helping Kids Overcome a Fear of Shots

We asked Dr. James Todd, director of Epidemiology and Clinical Microbiology at Children’s Hospital Colorado, for some advice for parents on softening the sting of shots. These tips may help prevent fear – and even a meltdown – at your child’s next visit to the pediatrician. How can I help make shots less scary? • […]

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Colorado school tastes success with student breakfast program

In the year since Englewood’s Clayton Elementary implemented an in-class breakfast program, the number of students who eat at school jumped so high that it earned a state award. But the real benefit, administrators say, is in the effect it has had in the classroom. “Teachers are reporting increased participation and attention from students and […]

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Creative Valentine Ideas for the Entire Family!

Spreading the love has never been so much fun! Whether you decide to go traditional or get creative, this holiday of charming affection offers up an opportune time to tell those around you how much you care.   A Valentine mustn’t be elaborate or pricey to win the hearts of those you love…but it does […]

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