Each year, more than 2.6 million children visit the emergency room for both recreation and sports-related injuries. To help kids and teens prevent injury, make sure they follow these rules.
Sooner or later your child will simply be too big for his or her crib. Most children will move to a bed by age 2.
When your children act as if they are carrying the weight of the world on their shoulders, maybe you should check their backpacks. Overloaded packs can put stress on muscles and soft tissues.
You're a careful parent who steers children away from things that could harm them. So, for safety's sake, look through your home often. Keep an eye out for not-so-obvious hazards, like window blinds and household chemicals.
You just learned about the flu and how the flu vaccine works. You thought about your reasons for getting a flu vaccine. Below are your answers from the questions you just considered, and your next steps.
The more active you are, the more calories you burn. Running or jogging, for instance, burns more calories than bowling.
This video shows the steps for taking your child’s temperature under the arm.