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What every parent should know about croup

Croup is is one of the most common respiratory illnesses that sends young children to the hospital. It’s marked by a distinctive bark-like c…

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What to do if your child is choking

Few sounds are scarier than a child who is choking. It can be life threatening, so it’s important to know what to do if you are caring for a…

** FILE ** A female deer tick is seen under a University of Rhode Island microscope in the entomoloy lab March 18, 2002. Although it is easy to come in contact with ticks in Tennessee with it's many wooded areas, the huge majority of tick bites do not transmit disease to people, according to health officials. (AP Photo/ Victoria Arocho, File)

Keep your kids safe from tick bites

It’s tick season in East Tennessee. The tiny bloodsuckers can be found nearly everywhere and the more time spent outdoors, the more opportun…