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Imperfect Action

09/30/2018 by Cristina Edmunds – One thing I hear a lot - and I’m sure many other special needs moms hear a lot — is “I don’t know how you do it all.” What has become so common and normal for us, seems insurmountable to the non-special needs parents. The truth is, if you were in our shoes, you’d just figure it out, like we do.

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Nicklaus Children’s Health System Wins Prestigious Award from the Association of Talent Development

10/08/2018 – Nicklaus Children's Health System (NCHS) has received a 2018 BEST Award from the Association for Talent Development (ATD). The health system is ranked 12th out of only 45 winning organizations from around the world recognized for using innovative strategies to drive impact and solve business challenges through talent development practices. 

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Latest News Story

Dr. Adele Schneider retires from Jewish Genetics Work


Dr. Schneider was among a pioneering group of doctors who made screening for Jewish genetic diseases more commonplace. By screening patients for genetic diseases and then using in vitro fertilization, she helped ensure babies would not be born with these diseases. 

When she started, Jewish genetic screenings included five diseases. Now they screen for more than 200, 96 of which apply to Jewish communities.

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Dr. Ossama Maher Discusses Pediatric Brain Tumor Treatments

10/15/2018 – Dr. Ossama Maher is the Associate Director of the Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. For more information, please visit

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Upcoming Events

Lactation Group

Join us for a lactation support group. This group will meet monthly to help participants learn about breastfeeding and available community resources for obtaining lactation supplies.

Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018

#GiveMe5 Health Resource Fair

The #GiveMe5 team will be providing fresh fruit and vegetable samples, along with helpful information on how you can get your 5 servings of fruits and vegetables each day!

Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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