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Austin Diagnostic Clinic

Why Your Child Needs More than a Sports Physical

:: Sponsored by :: Austin Diagnostic Clinic By Christopher Saenz, MD, The Austin Diagnostic Clinic Pediatrics A common question pediatricians are asked is, “Why does my child need an annual pediatric well exam when they just had a school sports physical”?  It is an excellent question, with a very simple answer: The purpose of a […]

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Best Options for Drop-in Childcare this Summer

Busy parents, summer break is here! –Yaaaay?!? While yes, I am looking forward to slower days, splash pads and picnic lunches with my dear little one, part of me is also kind of freaking out. No more preschool, no more MOPS, no daily programming to get us out of the house. Getting out of the house keeps […]

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5 Tips & Tricks to Keep Your Child’s Teeth Healthy This Summer

Sponsored By :: Lone Star Pediatric Dental Summer is right around the corner and we know your family’s schedule is about to change.  With children being out of school, hanging out at the house, and often on the go with fun summer activities, eating healthy and maintaining good oral hygiene can be a real struggle. […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and there’s no time better time than the present to find the perfect gift for the hard-working mommas in your life! Here’s a cheat sheet with some unique ideas if you are stuck asking for or giving a mom in your life the perfect gift.  Here are some Mother’s […]

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Meet Lauren Wiatrek

Meet Lauren Wiatrek

Meet Lauren Wiatrek Hello Austin mamas! I am absolutely giddy to be writing for Austin Moms Blog. I was born and raised right here in fabulous Austin, Texas where I grew up frequenting the chilly waters of Barton Springs, lapping up Kerby Lane queso, cooling off with a Sandy’s chocolate malt and playing sports all over the city.  Now […]

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Just Between Friends: Kids Consignment Event 2017

Sponsored By :: Just Between Friends    Just Between Friends: Kids Consignment Event 2017  Kids (out) Grow SO fast.  What do you do with all that stuff?! We found a solution that will make you money, help the community and keep our landfills cleaner! It’s called Just Between Friends, a HUGE bi-annual kid’s consignment sales […]

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Understand Your Breast Cancer Risk

Sponsored by :: Austin Regional Clinic  Establishing a Breast Cancer Screening Routine Can Save Your Life By June D.M. Lien Breast cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer among women according to the American Cancer Society (behind skin cancer). Early detection makes all the difference in a breast cancer diagnosis. What you do can make […]

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Best Venues for Winter Birthday Parties

Ah, wintertime in Austin…wait, can we even call it “winter”?  — Temperatures were in the 80s last week and will be again this week. Either way, it IS officially January, so we’ll take it. But yeah, the post-holiday season in Austin is why many people live here but it can also be kind of a […]

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