Health Tip: When Kids Walk to School
(HealthDay News) -- Walking to school is a great way for kids to
get exercise. But parents should always teach their children
Health Tip: Eating Healthy on a Family Trip
(HealthDay News) -- Vacation shouldn't be an excuse to load up
on junk food. Parents should help kids make healthy food choices,
whether at home or away.
Child Dies in Hot Car Almost Once a Week
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly every eight days, a child dies from heatstroke from being left in a car that got too hot, according to Safe Kids Worldwide.
2 Kids an Hour Hurt in Strollers, Infant Carriers
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Although strollers
and child carriers may look safe, two children are injured in these
kid-movers every hour in the United States, a new study says.
Health Tip: Keep Teen Drivers Safer
(HealthDay News) -- Teen drivers are at heightened risk of
getting into an accident. But there are things parents can do to
reduce those chances.
Ditch Your Car, Ride Your Bike and Check Your Scale
FRIDAY, Aug. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Cyclists weigh almost
9 pounds less, on average, than people who get around mainly by
car, a new study shows.
AAA: Road Debris a Mounting Danger on U.S. Highways
THURSDAY, Aug. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- If you've ever
swerved to avoid hitting road debris (and who hasn't?), the
chilling results of a new traffic safety study may make you
Drowsy Driving Causes 1 in 5 Fatal Crashes: Report
MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly 84 million
sleep-deprived Americans take to the roads every day. And, drowsy
driving was a factor in crashes that claimed about 5,000 lives last
year, a new report shows.
Health Tip: Don't Forget About Your Teeth During Vacation
(HealthDay News) -- Vacation plans should always include what to
do if there's an injury to your mouth or teeth, the American Dental
The Safest Way to Get to School Is a Big Yellow Bus
SUNDAY, Aug. 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- School buses are the
safest way for students to get to and from school, according to the
National Safety Council.