Growth and Development

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Growth and Development

As a partner in your child’s health care, we want to help you understand your child’s growth and development. Learn more about how a child interacts with the world and the importance of those interactions.

Growth and Development Features

The Magic of Play
Here's why imagination is so important and what you can do to foster these magic years. 

Helping Your Teen Decide What to Do After High School
Helping to prepare your teen for life after high school is one of the most important tasks you will have as a parent.

Is it a Medical Emergency
Should you head straight for the emergency room when your child is hurt? Different problems require different levels of care, and you have many options. 
 

 

Visit our blog!

Visit the Dr. Mom Squad blog to join in the conversation with our experts! You will hear from four local women who have two big things in common; they are all doctors and they are all moms!

Kohl's Cares® Merchandise

Every season, Kohl's offers special items for sale with all profits donated to children's hospitals – including Dayton Children’s. You can view the entire collection of stuffed animals, books and much more at Kohl's Cares® Merchandise.

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Upcoming Events

Car Seat Safety Check

The Fuel the Miracles Car & Bike Show will take place September 27 at the Moraine Walmart.

Learn about healthy lifestyles including exercise and nutrition!

Car Seat Safety Check at Xenia Township Fire Station 51 on Brush Row Road

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Health and Safety

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The Children's Medical Center of Dayton Dayton Children's
The Right Care for the Right Reasons

One Children's Plaza - Dayton, Ohio - 45404-1815
937-641-3000
www.childrensdayton.org