Product Recalls

Parents it is always a great idea to check out if there are any recalls affecting your family. Check out this link to review any product recalls that may be affecting your family: www.parents.com/product-recalls

Fever: When to Call the Doctor

Whether you’re a new or veteran parent, a sick baby can leave you confused and afraid. Is the baby’s fever dangerous? Should you call the doctor for a cough? Vomiting? Diarrhea? It helps knowing that most common issues aren’t an emergency. A touch of stomach flu, a little fussiness, and a minor diarrhea usually …

Car Seat Safety Tips

One of the most important jobs you have as a parent is keeping your child safe when riding in a vehicle. Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car crashes. Proper use of car safety seats helps keep children safe. But with so many different car …

Parenting Tips

Bedtime The Four B’s Kids under 2 yrs: Bath, Breast, Book, then Bed Kids 2 to 6 yrs: Bath, Brush (teeth & hair), Book then Bed Brushing Your Toddler’s Teeth Your self-determined toddler can sometimes present a challenge when it comes to brushing her teeth. Try this: Sit on the floor cross-legged, placing your child on her back, …

Sun Safety: Sunscreen

It’s good for children and adults to spend time playing and exercising outdoors, and it’s important to do so safely.   Sunscreen Sunscreen can help protect the skin from sunburn and some skin cancers but only if used correctly. Keep in mind that sunscreen should be used for sun protection, not as …