Last Updated: Jun 14th, 2012 - 05:47:44
Know the Difference Between Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke
Learn the difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke, it could save a life.
Jun 10, 2012, 11:35
Printable Allergy Cards for You and Your Children
A free service online allows you to print out a special allergy emergency card that alerts people to your special needs in case you can't speak for yourself.
May 20, 2011, 11:01
Lock Up Your Medicine
You may be a drug source for your children without knowing it. The CDC lists prescription drug abuse as the fastest-growing drug problem among 12-17 year olds. Lock up your medicine to be safe.
Apr 18, 2011, 08:00
Unique Tool Kit for Parents with Autistic Kids Transitioning Into Adults
Autism Speaks will offer the Transition Tool Kit free of charge. A standard version can be downloaded at Autism Speaks Transition Tool Kit. Tool Kits customized by location are also available for families of adolescents and young adults and can be ordered by registering online. The Autism Speaks Transition Tool Kit is modeled after the popular and acclaimed Autism Speaks 100 Day Kit for newly-diagnosed families.
Feb 3, 2011, 14:24
Should you swaddle your newborn, or is it something that could be harmful? That is the controversy...
Sep 3, 2010, 14:58
10 Table Tips for Small-Fry Suppers
If you are raising a toddler, then you need very few reminders of how it can be a real struggle to get your little one to eat a nutritious and balanced meal. Nutrition expert Christina Schmidt can help. She has spent some time in the trenches giving parents the guidance they need to turn their kitchens into mêlée-free toddler bistros. Here is a sampling of some of her tried and true tips:
Dec 28, 2009, 17:37
Change Your Child's Eating Habits for the Better
If you're the parent of a toddler you might want to focus your annual fresh start on something that really matters: your little one's diet.
Dec 28, 2009, 16:45
Sun Care for Kids During Summer
As you gear up to head outdoors for your favorite family activities during the summer, like camp, sports, and swimming, there are a few important facts parents should know to help protect their kids outdoors.
Jun 30, 2009, 13:01
The Role of Vision in Children’s Performance
“Healthy Eyes for Peak Performance” Brochure Offers Parents and Caregivers Advice, Insight on the Role of Vision in Children’s Performance.
May 13, 2009, 21:04
Autism and the Environment
What’s going on with all the cases of autism cropping up and no one seems to know why? It stands to reason it must be something (or some things) environmental, yet every study allegedly turns up no conclusion...
Apr 6, 2009, 22:34
Smoothies for Kid's Better Health
To help fight childhood obesity and get healthier beverages into the hands of children, Robeks will offer one FREE 12 ounce smoothie (Tropical, Berry or naturally light) to kids under age 12 with the purchase of one 24 ounce smoothie every Monday, all day, all summer.
May 4, 2008, 22:12
Is Your Family Prepared for Cold and Flu Season?
It’s the time of year for sneezing, coughing and the oh-so-dreaded flu. Are you doing everything you can to prepare your family for the onslaught of cold and flu season? In addition to increasing your intake of Vitamin C, and perhaps getting a flu shot, there are a number of quick tips to help your family survive this winter – healthier and happier.
Apr 25, 2008, 18:41
August - National Immunization Month
Having proper immunizations for yourself and your children is a simple way to protect your family. We are fortunate to have an extensive health program in place in the United States. Please take advantage of it, and help keep your family healthy.
Apr 20, 2008, 16:31
Stuttering and ADHD - Tips to Help
ADHD affects anywhere from 3 to 7% of children in the United States and recent research indicates that as many as 26% of these children also stutter. A new brochure published by the Stuttering Foundation seeks to answer questions
and give helpful tips for parents and professionals dealing with the two complex issues.
Apr 20, 2008, 11:26
Kids Health - A Comprehensive Website
This website offers up-to-date information on children's health issues, nutrition and fitness, first aid, and lots more.
Apr 19, 2008, 16:56
Are Your Child's Vaccinations Up-To-Date?
By the year 2010, the CDC wants 80% of toddlers nationwide to be vaccinated on schedule.
Apr 19, 2008, 16:43
Help For The Families of Many Children Who Are Ill
If your child is suffering from cleft palate or lip, spinal cord injuries, orthopedic problems, or burns, please check into the Shriners Hospitals for Children. These hospitals supply care for the kids at no cost to the families. This is not only on a financial needs basis.
Apr 18, 2008, 17:22
Childhood Immunization Scheduler
Many immunizations are now available to protect your child's health. Vaccines work best when children receive them on schedule. For children 5 years old or younger, you can make a current immunization schedule right now.
Apr 17, 2008, 16:04