The latest dangerous teen challenge involves ingesting laundry pods, which can be harmful and potentially fatal. Learn what parents of teens need to know if they want to protect their kids.
It's time for a talk with your teen: The Tide Pod challenge is making the rounds, the latest in a trend of dangerous online challenges. The manager of the Pediatric Trauma Injury Prevention Program at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt (and mom of 2 teens) writes about what parents need to know.
HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s Hospitals’ Behavioral Health and L.E. Phillips-Libertas Treatment Center colleagues stand with Governor Walker as he signs an Executive Order that will address Wisco..
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State laws set minimum safety requirements regarding children and booster seats. Our experts strongly urge parents to follow the best safety practice: keeping children using booster seats until they'r..
For better health and weight management,eat foods lower in fat, such as lean meats and foods that aren't fried. Avoid unhealthy oils and butter, as well as full-fat dairy. Source: Eat Right Nutrition
Preparing for a doctor's appointment doesn't have to be an undue burden. The National Institute on Aging - NIH suggests how to make the most of your time at the doctor's office:
• Do not lie to your ..
So many things can cause a child’s cough. A Vanderbilt pediatrician offers some suggestions for soothing it. http://spr.ly/6183DzbS9
Children will be SO excited about today's snow. Have fun with this winter-wonderland weather! But be smart about sledding -- put a helmet on children & check these other tips for safe sledding before ..