Center for Injury Research and Policy
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The Benefits of Reading to Your Child

Good Night Moon, Little Gorilla, I am a Bunny, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, I Love You Stinky Face. Just a... Read full post »

Buying Safe Toys for the Holidays

It’s the time of year when children start making lists of the toys they dream of – the ones they... Read full post »

Safe Airplane Travel With Your Child

It’s finally spring and the vacation-planning season has officially begun. I just booked our summer trip, and after 15 hours... Read full post »

Why Your School Needs An Athletic Trainer

I was asked to write this blog post because I am in the unique position of not only working at... Read full post »

Car Seat Rules Are Changing-What You Need To Know

There is nothing more overwhelming to a newly pregnant woman than walking into a baby super store. I like shopping,... Read full post »

New Measure Urges Schools To Stock Epinephrine

In an effort to protect millions of school children from allergic reactions caused by food allergies, President Obama today signed... Read full post »

Traveling with Kids: Planes, Trains and Automobiles

OK, I really just have tips about planes and automobiles. But I have wanted to go on a train trip,... Read full post »

How to Keep Your Kids Safe in the Pool

A few weeks ago we made our first-of-the-season family trip to our community pool. As an injury researcher at the... Read full post »