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May 01, 2019
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Got the Sniffles and Sneezes? It's Probably Allergies

May is Allergy & Asthma Awareness Month and the American Academy of Pediatrics offers tips for dealing with allergies and asthma in their “Allergies and Asthma: What Every Parent Needs to Know” guide....more»

May 01, 2019

Sign Up for Smart 911

Make sure you sign up your family for Smart 911 at www....more»

May 01, 2019

May is Mental Health Month

One in five people will be affected by mental illness in their lifetime, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness and half of all lifetime mental illness conditions begin by age 14 and 75 percent by age 24....more»

May 01, 2019
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Fisher-Price Recalls Rock 'n Play

Fisher-Price has recalled all Rock ‘n Play Sleepers. The infant seats were sold at major retailers for approximately $40 to $149....more»

April 01, 2019
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Social Media Influencers Inspire Kids to Eat Junk Food

What are your kids learning on social media? Could they become victims of social media influencers? While age limits discourage social media use among young children, research has found that at least half of children ages 8-11 years use Instagram, and even more access content on YouTube....more»
April 01, 2019

Parents May Not Perceive Vaping Exposure as Harmful to Children's Health

A recent study found that parents who smoke cigarettes, use e-cigarettes or use both have different policies for prohibiting their use in their homes and cars....more»
April 01, 2019
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Take a Break!

Here’s a holiday you probably didn’t know existed – but you should celebrate!National No Housework Day is observed annually on April 7....more»
April 01, 2019
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Smoke, Carbon Monoxide Alarm Usage to be Studied

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is launching a landmark survey of smoke and carbon monoxide alarm usage in consumers’ homes across the United States....more»
March 01, 2019
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Monkey See, Monkey Do

Buckle Up!

Parents need to set a good example in buckling up when they climb into a vehicle. When a driver doesn't buckle up, their young passengers are also likely to be unrestrained, according to a recent study released by the American Academy of Pediatrics....more»
March 01, 2019
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HPV Vaccine Effective, Parents Not to Worry

A new study finds evidence that the cancer-preventing vaccine to protect against human papillomavirus (HPV) has been effective in a community setting in offering protection against strains of the virus and in offering herd protection since it was introduced 11 years ago....more»
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