Checkup Newsroom (Running)

2019
July
18,
2019
| 11:48 PM America/Chicago
As you watch your little one walking or running during play, you may ask yourself, “Is my child falling too much?” Children initially begin to walk between the ages of 12 and 15 months. In the early stages of walking, you may notice your child “wa...
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2015
December
31,
2015
| 04:00 PM America/Chicago
It’s that exciting time of year when we start fresh with our exercise and diet routines. There are so many benefits of regular exercise, yet it seems to be the first thing to go when we become busy moms. As a pediatrician, I am invested in the health...
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October
01,
2015
| 11:34 PM America/Chicago
Running is an excellent form of exercise and is growing in popularity. With an increasing frequency of inactivity and childhood obesity, promoting physical activity in kids is extremely important. Kids have a natural desire to move around and play. R...
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February
27,
2015
| 04:42 PM America/Chicago
Before it was canceled, Jonathan was one of more than 8,000 kids scheduled to compete in the Cook Children's 5K on Feb. 28. The race didn't happen, but we hope you enjoy the story of this young, inspiring runner. ...
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2014
September
16,
2014
| 05:41 PM America/Chicago
Sweat was dripping off my shirt and I could not escape that feeling of needing to throw up, almost wishing I could, but not actually vomiting. It doesn’t sound all that inviting, but I was really interested in coming back the next day to try it all a...
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