Although it might not seem possible that a small child can pull over heavy furniture, it is. In fact, nearly 25 children die each year in furniture tip overs and another 32,000 children need care in emergency rooms. Injuries and deaths from furniture tip overs are preventable by simply securing all furniture to the walls.
Remember when traveling was fun, easy, and sometimes even spur-of-the-moment?
And then you had kids and vacations became a much-needed and sought-after luxury with stress about where to go, how to pack, and how to get there. Well, whether you have a newborn, active toddlers, or a preschooler and one on the way, vacations can still be exciting and worth the effort if you do your research, plan accordingly, and think smart…parent smart!
Safe Kids Worldwide Shares Important Baby Safety Advice for Parents and Caregivers
It is a known fact that today’s parents have many responsibilities, but we also know first-hand that there is nothing more important to parents and caregivers than the health and safety of their children. That’s why this September’s Baby Safety Month is an ideal time to review and put into action some simple steps to help keep your baby safe. By following the guidelines below, you can ensure you are creating a safe space for your baby to grow, learn and play.
Summer is a time for exploring, creating and enjoying time away from the schedule. Running between the playground and the pool, with family parties and beach trips in between can get particularly messy.
Education – along with technology – can help save dozens of lives each year
- This post was co-written by Amy Artuso is senior program manager for occupant protection at the National Safety Council and Joseph Colella is director of Child Passenger Safety for the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association.
Colgate Mattress, the nation’s oldest family-owned manufacturer of crib mattresses, and accessories announced recently, the debut of its revolutionary zenBaby™ collection.
This collection features the KulKote® technology. With its unique water-based coating design, the zenBaby™ collection offers the highest level of cooling comfort and temperature optimization to help baby sleep well.
Mealtime can be one of the most chaotic periods of the day. From catching bowls of cereal before they crash to the ground to making broccoli look more appealing with airplane forks, there just are not enough hands to do it all. With some simple guidelines below, parents and caregivers can regain some sanity and keep their little ones safe.
The newest addition to the Cybex Gold Car Seat family is the Sirona M with SensorSafe 2.0. This state-of-the-art safety focused car seat was designed specifically to give parents and caregivers peace of mind when driving with their child.
Summer seems to be the season of road trips. With the kids off from school, a lot of families will be hitting the road this summer to visit friends, family and new places across the country. For new parents and even, seasoned parents a road trip can seem overwhelming. With a little preparation, you can take the anxiety out of traveling by car.
Here some tips for when traveling with little ones,
I appreciate that it provides valuable information while keeping a light-hearted and 'fun' feel. It's a great community and way to interact with other parents. BSZ is also great about remembering us dads too in posts, blogs, etc.