Safety & Prevention

Preventing Teen Opioid Abuse and Misuse

Every year in the US, more than 250 million prescriptions are written for opioids. While there have been many reports... Read full post »

Pet Medicine and Poison Prevention: Keeping Kids Safe

For many people, pets are an important part of the family and owning a pet can have many benefits. However,... Read full post »

Antibiotic Resistance: What Parents Need to Know About Overuse

Runny nose, cough and congestion are very common in the winter and spring. It happens every year. Antibiotics are life-saving... Read full post »

Smart Phone Safety: Helping Your Teen Navigate a Digital World

If you have a teenager, chances are technology – particularly a cell phone – plays a major role in his... Read full post »

Bed Bugs 101

Yuck. This week four Ohio cities made a list no one wants to be on. “Don’t Let the Bed Bugs... Read full post »

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 »