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Sep 30, 2022
A MISSION TO FIX BEFORE SIX
In April 2021 the Children's Airway First Foundation set out on our mission to ensure that every child has access to screening, evaluation, and treatment of all children's airway disorders prior to the age of six. Sleep issues, mouth breathing, an inability to focus or concentrate, lack of energy, and even depression are all symptoms that can be traced back to childhood airway disorders.
Aug 31, 2022
DENTAL HEALTH BEGINS AT BIRTH
A child's dental health begins long before the first appearance of teeth. Starting in the womb, a baby begins to form its jaw and oral cavity. This formation continues after birth and is critical to the child's airway and dental health.
Jul 31, 2022
UNDERSTANDING CHILDHOOD AIRWAY DISORDERS
Children's airway disorders can affect how babies and children breathe, eat, sleep, learn, and develop. Many disorders are diagnosable at or before birth; however, many of the signs are missed during the initial birth screening as the APGAR examination does not currently require review for these signs or symptoms.
Apr 30, 2022
We are excited to be celebrating our first anniversary! In honor of our first CAFF-iversary, we want to thank you all for supporting us and helping us in our mission to raise awareness and end the global epidemic of childhood airway disorders.
Jan 31, 2022
Children's Airway First Foundation has launched our 2022 Airway Awareness Project promoting our mission of educating parents and medical professionals as we put an end to children's airway disorders.
Dec 31, 2021
WRAPPING UP 2021
Our first public issue of Airway First, the Children's Airway First Foundation Monthly Newsletter closed out our inaugural year and laid the groundwork for the areas of focus ahead in the coming year.
Nov 30, 2022
UNTANGLING THE TRUTH ABOUT TONGUE-TIES AND THE AIRWAY
While conversations around tongue-ties in children have increased dramatically in recent months, the understanding of what they are and how they should be treated and prevented is still under discussion.
Oct 31, 2022
SNORING ISN'T NORMAL: IT'S SCARY
While some might think it cute, snoring in children is not normal and can be a sign of something dangerously wrong with a child's health.