Since many children will receive bicycles for Christmas, we thought this was timely information. Enjoy! _______ Sports are the most frequent cause of injury for adolescents, and each year more than 3.5 million kids suffer sports- and recreational-related injuries. However, … [Read more...] about Bike Helmet Safety
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In the December 2010 issue of ParentLife, our 1- to 2-year Growth Spurts article was about healthy development. Here are the basic questions you are likely to be asked at your child's well-child visits to the doctor during this time. 18-Month Checkup What are your child's … [Read more...] about Questions Your Child’s Doctor Will Ask
RSV, or respiratory syncytial virus, is extremely common among infants and childrens. The Mayo Clinic says most children have been infected by age 2, whether you know it or not! A Mayo Clnic article explains: Signs and symptoms of respiratory syncytial virus infection typically … [Read more...] about RSV: The Facts and Prevention
** Congratulations to Joanne ... the winner of these Kenney Truly CordFree Roman Shades! Thanks to everyone for participating! ** Safety is a concern for everyone, especially parents. An important part of raising children is careful supervision of their activities in … [Read more...] about Window Covering Safety Month–and a GIVEAWAY!
Fisher-Price® issued four recalls today. Please make sure you don't have one of these items in your house! If you do, visit the Mattel Recalls Page and visit the appropriate link for your product.Fourteen varities of Fisher-Price trikes have been recalled due to the … [Read more...] about Fisher-Price® Recall