Posts Tagged: child safety

Car seat safety

As a pediatrician, I’m concerned with more than your child’s health, but also their safety. Unfortunately, motor vehicle accidents are the most common cause of death in children. I often tell parents that making sure that their child is properly restrained in the car is the best thing they can do for their child’s health….
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Take a swim

Swimming is such a quintessential part of the summer experience. The fun, laughter, memories, and of course it’s a great way to cool down on a hot day. How can you make this summer adventure a safe one? These tips can help. Remember, children should never be left unsupervised in a pool. Even the best…
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Enjoy a safe bike ride

A bike is a child’s first vehicle. Be sure your children know the rules before zipping down the driveway. Use your head, wear a helmet A helmet is the most effective safety device to reduce head injury and death from bicycle crashes. Make sure a helmet is worn when riding a bike or scooter and…
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