Safety & Prevention

Skiing and Snowboarding Injury Prevention: Reducing Risk on the Slopes

Cold weather is here and snow is starting to fall, which means the unofficial start of skiing and snowboarding season!... Read full post »

Dear Santa, Take Magnet Toys Off Your List

The holidays are coming. Children are happily making their lists for Santa and parents are busy buying gifts, hoping to... Read full post »

Understanding the Dangers of Treadmills

Exercise equipment is commonly used to improve personal health and well-being and treadmills account for about 25% of exercise equipment... Read full post »

Trick or Trigger? Halloween Safety for Allergy Patients

I may be a Halloween treat hypocrite. Admittedly, I enjoy indulging in chocolaty treats on Halloween, but when it comes... Read full post »

How Exposure to Domestic Violence Impacts Child Development

Domestic violence in the home affects more than just the immediate victim. If children are present to see and/or hear... Read full post »

Caramel Apples and Food Safety: How to Avoid Listeria

As my very excited four year old has been reminding me since Valentine’s Day, Halloween is right around the corner!... Read full post »

Choosing a Stroller: Best Tips to Keep Your Child Safe

Parents with young children have so many decisions to make and so many pieces of “equipment” to get. One of... Read full post »

Teen Relationships: Healthy, Unhealthy or Abusive?

School is in session, which means there are plenty of opportunities for teens to develop new relationships. For middle school... Read full post »