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Wave of Light

Have you ever sat outside on a clear night and looked up at the stars in the sky? October 15, 2016, was the first year that our family participated in the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness event, Wave of Light. It had been seven weeks since Toby passed away in his sleep. He was 12 […]

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We disconnected our cable and are happy with…

Since the beginning of the year my husband and I have been talking about lowering our $190 a month bundled bill of cable, internet, and phone.  We had always been under the impression that if you bundle everything together you would actually save money.  I had never asked if they would do an ala carte […]

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What Every Pittsburgh Parent Needs to Know About Lead Poisoning

When the news broke in 2014 about evaluated lead levels in Flint, Michigan’s water, I, like many parents, was outraged. Thousands of residents had drank polluted Flint River water for 18 months before the disaster was even recognized. Many children were lead poisoned. The consequences of the exposure of elevated levels of lead are still […]

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Jefferson Hospital: Supporting Mothers in Attempting ‘VBAC’

AHN Staff Highly Skilled at Performing Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC) Dr. David A. Logan remembers the patient well. Jane was one week from delivering her baby. And she had just learned that the obstetrician overseeing her pregnancy had resigned unexpectedly from the local hospital. Having delivered her first child by cesarean section (C-section), Jane wanted […]

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PMB Monthly Round-up :: October 2017 (PART 1)

The sky is getting darker, the air is getting chillier and the season of fall is fully upon us. We’re trying to take advantage of the last nice days to be outdoors before we are bundling-up in scarves and mittens. October is a big month for outdoor and indoor activities. Enjoy this list we have […]

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Eclipse Viewing Celebration at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh

 

from the website: https://pittsburghkids.org/events/3592

 

Join us in front of the museum to view a solar eclipse and celebrate the sun. On Monday, August 21st, 2017 the “All American” Eclipse will pass through the United States, starting from Salem, Oregon and ending in Charleston, South Carolina. The Children’s Museum will be able to see a partial eclipse, where almost 80% of the sun is covered by the moon!

  • Hear traditional eclipse folktales from around the world
  • Grab a pair of viewing glasses to safely see the Eclipse in action- While supplies last!
  • Make your own pin hole projector in MAKESHOP

Learn more about the “All American” Eclipse HERE!

Warning: Never look at the sun without special eye protection. When viewing the eclipse, use eclipse glasses at all times. Do not use damaged or punctured glasses.

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Pediatrics at Jefferson Hospital: Care beyond Expectations

On-site counseling, walk-in appointments among services that take care to a higher level Last spring, Jessica had felt the greatest joy of her life: carrying newborn daughter Kayla through the front door of her home for the first time. The cheers and hugs of family greeted them on the other side. But just three months later, […]

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