With back to school season just around the corner, it’s important to know that undiagnosed, untreated medical problems can profoundly affect a child’s ability to learn. Parents magazine teamed up with the Children’s Health Fund, a national organization dedicated to providing quality health care for kids, to put together a checklist to bring along to your child’s back-to-school checkup.
1. Is she overly stressed?
2. How’s he sleeping?
3. What does she eat?
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