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Faced with telling toddler daughter she can't hug her grandparents, local doc pens kids' book

Original post made on May 28, 2020

How do you explain to a toddler that she can't hug her grandparents right now? Like many parents of young kids right now, Dr. Ben Lindquist, who works at Stanford Hospital, struggled to answer that question. So he wrote a book.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, May 25, 2020, 9:05 AM

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Posted by Paul
a resident of another community
on May 28, 2020 at 4:16 pm

This is a great idea. The situation, missing the ability to touch, or hug, others hits both children and many adults. I'm one of them. How might someone buy a book?


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Posted by Ken
a resident of Rex Manor
on May 29, 2020 at 11:04 am

@Paul There is an Amazon link in the article where you can purchase the book from:

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