Little Steps Sponsors 2018 OLPHun Run 5k Benefiting Needy Families

Little Steps Pediatric Therapy will sponsor the 2018 OLPHun Run 5k on Sunday, September 30 in Glenview, Illinois. The annual walk/run through the Swainwood neighborhood in Glenview raises funds for Sister Paulanne’s Needy Family Fund, which is operated by the… Read More

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5 Essential Baby Safety Tips

September is Baby Safety Month, an event sponsored annually by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) to help raise awareness and educate parents and caregivers about the importance of choosing appropriate and safe products for infants. Taking action to protect… Read More

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4 Tips for Dealing With Picky Eaters

Kids need to learn good eating habits so they can get all of the nutrients they need to grow up happy and healthy. However, getting children to enjoy chowing down on nutritious food is easier said than done. Lots of… Read More

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What You Should Know About Stuttering: Answers to 3 Key Questions

Most of us don’t speak perfectly all of the time. Pauses, filler words like “uh” and “like,” and other bumps in speech aren’t uncommon. However, some children struggle more than others and display less typical disfluencies when they talk (with… Read More

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Toe Walking FAQ: Everything Parents Need to Know

A child’s first steps are a major developmental milestone, and parents are usually overjoyed to watch their sons and daughters learn to walk and further explore the world around them. Sometimes, however, children develop a habit known as “toe walking,”… Read More

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Continuing Education Report: What Our Pediatric Therapists Are Learning

Our team of pediatric therapists seeks to deliver the best possible care to help change the lives of children in need. To provide high-quality pediatric therapy, it’s important for us to continue to develop professionally and to pursue opportunities to… Read More

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6 Essential Bike Safety Tips for Kids

Riding a bike is a fun pastime and a great way for kids to get fresh air and exercise. However, it’s important to keep safety in mind to avoid bicycle-related injuries. More than half a million children get seriously injured… Read More

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5 Fun Outdoor Activities That Help Kids Develop Fine Motor Skills

Summer is finally here. For many kids, this is the best time of year, since they get a break from school and plenty of time to enjoy the nice weather and play outside. Spending time outdoors in the summer isn’t… Read More

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Speech and Language Development FAQ: Everything Parents Need to Know

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month, according to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). This annual observance is meant to raise awareness about communication issues, and the theme this year is “Communication for All.” It’s important for parents of young… Read More

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Little Steps Pediatric Therapy to Open Chicago Clinic

Little Steps Pediatric Therapy has announced it will open a new location at 1945 West Wilson Avenue in Chicago to better serve children and families in the city. The pediatric therapy provider expects to begin offering services at the Chicago… Read More

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