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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month which means it’s time to gain insight into what you can do as a parent to ensure your child’s safety today and every day. We get that it may not always be an easy discussion, but the following points will highlight the issues many victims face and how you [...]
Your Child’s Teeth

Your Child’s Teeth

Protecting your child's teeth Your child’s baby teeth are at risk for decay as soon as they first appear—typically around age 6 months. Tooth decay in infants and toddlers, often referred to as Baby Bottle Tooth Decay, most often occurs in the upper front teeth, but other teeth may also be affected. In some cases, [...]
Reinforcing School Bus Safety

Reinforcing School Bus Safety

Bus Safety Tips to Review with your Child Every year millions of children travel to and from school by bus. According to the United States Department of Transportation, a school bus is the safest vehicle on the road. As a parent, it is important to teach your child about school bus safety. Here are 6 [...]
Poison Prevention

Poison Prevention

Poison-proof your home and protect the ones you love Each day more than 300 children are treated in an emergency room department according to the CDC; two of them die. And the offensive material isn't always a clearly marked as hazardous. It can be typical household cleaners, medicines, alcohol and so forth. Active curious children [...]
Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19

Cloth Face Coverings for Children During COVID-19

Times continue to rapidly change with new information daily about the Covid-19 virus.  Face coverings for children are now being recommended. Wearing cloth face coverings reduces the chance of transmitting the virus through the spray of spit or respiratory droplets which happens when someone sneezes or coughs and are within 6 feet of you. It […]

Keeping your kids healthy & safe during flu/virus season

Keeping your kids healthy & safe during flu/virus season

The CDC recommends two main steps to take: Know how viruses are spread. Visit the CDC website for updates and additional information. Avoid being exposed to the virus.   Avoid exposure by: Cleaning your hands often for at least 20 seconds with soap and water. Avoid close contact: with people who are sick and stay [...]

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