Shanda Vinson is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Arkansas Tech University in 2006. She then obtained a Master of Nursing from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2012. Shanda holds an American Nurses Credentialing Center of Family Nurse Practitioner certification. She's a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners (NAPNAP).
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Families across the nation are looking for guidance on what they should and shouldn't do during the baby formula shortage. Dr. Steve Schexnayder, pediatric critical care and emergency medicine specialist, has some helpful tips for families navigating this frustrating challenge.
Every 4 ½ minutes a baby is born with a birth defect in the United States. Simply put - it doesn't have to be that common. That's why Arkansas Children's is joining with leading prenatal health experts this month to increase awareness of five critical tips to prepare and maintain a healthy pregnancy and reduce the chance of birth defects.