Media Moment: Maintaining more than a Facebook Friendship

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Dear Reader, Welcome to another Media Moment! This month, Kristelle Lavallee, CMCH’s Content Strategist, shares her experience discovering a friend’s life-altering news through social media. These stories are meant to help create a village square of commiserating and co-celebrating the many ways media intersect with the lives of children. Please comment and even submit your own… Read more »

The Mediatrician Speaks – Get out and get active!

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Michael Rich, MD, MPH of Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is “The Mediatrician”. In this episode, the Mediatrician discusses the health benefits of active play and family time as well as how to encourage kids to integrate physical activity into their daily lives.For more information and… Read more »