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May 21, 2012 | 1126

Excessive drooling (sialorrhea) has been associated with a 10%-37% of children with developmental disabilities. Among children with cerebral palsy who attend special schools, the incidence is 58%. In a survey of parents of 1,437 children with cerebral palsy, approximately 50% reported that drooling is an issue for their child both physically and psychologically. 16% even stated that excessive drooling requires daily changes of clothing.

Many of the complications related to sialorrhea can generate health problems such as:

May 17, 2012 | Matthew Murphy, Father of Patient

Shawn & Matthew Finishing Houston Triathlon (2011)

May 16, 2012 | 1126

The time of your daughter’s first period can be a time of excitement and anxiety. The average age of the first period is 12 ½ years. Before periods occur, there are other signs of puberty to indicate that a young girl’s body is changing. Usually breast development happens 2 years before the first period. Other signs include under arm hair, pubic hair and body odor presence.

May 15, 2012 | Nancy Hurst, Director of Women's Support Services
TIME Magazine Breastfeeding Cover

(TIME Magazine / May 21, 2012)

Blog post co-written by Dr. Steven Abrams, Neonatologist.

May 14, 2012 | Barbara Adams, mother of patient

Dr. Kenneth McClain and Brent

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