Safety & Prevention

How to Be Prepared for Cold Weather Emergencies

When the weather turns frigid, it is important to remember how to protect your family from dangerous temperatures and wind... Read full post »

Our Top 10 Posts of 2016

It is time, once again, to reflect on the last year and thank the many contributors to 700 Children’s (we... Read full post »

Holiday Candles: Tips to Keep Your Family Safe

Candles are often used at this time of year – for religious or cultural celebrations or to make the house... Read full post »

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 »