Saturday, Oct. 22 Is Drug Take Back Day
FRIDAY, Oct. 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Have you ever gotten a
prescription for pills that you didn't finish? Those unused
medications can pose a public health risk if they're not disposed
How to Prepare Your Child for a New Brother or Sister
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 12, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Wondering how to
tell your kids a baby brother or sister is on the way and how they
will react to the news?
Health Tip: Keep Kids Healthy Around Classroom Pets
(HealthDay News) -- Classroom pets provide great learning
opportunities for children, but they also bring germs to the
6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween
MONDAY, Oct. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Halloween can be
really scary for kids with asthma and allergies -- and for their
parents -- unless they take precautions, an allergist advises.
Day Care Doesn't Encourage Weight Gain in Kids
MONDAY, Oct. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A child placed in day
care is no more likely to gain too much weight than a child who
stays home with a parent, a new study indicates.
Scare Up Some Halloween Safety
SATURDAY, Oct. 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- There's no trick to
staying safe on Halloween, safety experts say.
Not All Dogs Are Man's (or Kids') Best Friend
SATURDAY, Sept. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Young kids don't
necessarily know they shouldn't approach a scared dog, which could
put them in danger of being bitten, a new British study shows.
What New Moms Need to Know About Pumping Breast Milk
SUNDAY, Sept. 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Breast pumps can be a
big help to new mothers, but women who use them need to keep safety
in mind, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says.
Play to Win When It Comes to Kids and Sports Pain
SATURDAY, Sept. 10, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Pain can be a
problem for young athletes, so it's important for parents to know
how to deal with it, a pain specialist says.
Few Young U.S. Burn Patients Transferred to Specialized Centers
MONDAY, Sept. 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Few American children
with significant burns are transferred to burn centers, despite
current recommendations, a new study finds.