Author: Purnima Unni

Baby laying on tummy on the floor learning how to walk September 19, 2018

Infant injuries from baby walkers are still on the rise

Instead of a using a baby walker with wheels, opt for tummy time.

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Infants & Toddlers Safety

tide pod challenge January 19, 2018

The Tide Pod challenge: What parents need to know

The latest dangerous teen challenge involves ingesting laundry pods, which can be harmful and potentially fatal.

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Prevention Teens

should kids where a winter coat in their car set December 8, 2017

Winter coats are dangerous in car seats

Bulky coats give the false impression your child is snugly strapped in his car seat.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

How to make back to school a fun, safe time August 7, 2017

How to make back to school a fun, safe time

Back-to-school is a great time to reinforce safety messages.

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Children Safety

September 23, 2016

9 common car seat mistakes

Make sure that precious cargo is being transported safely with these eight tips for car seat use.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

September 14, 2016

Warning to parents: Nursing pillows are not for sleeping

Nursing pillows and loungers are popular, but parents beware: They are not for sleeping infants.

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Infants & Toddlers

Two dogs June 28, 2016

Most dog bites come from canines you know

These lessons can help protect kids from dog bites around your four-legged friends.

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Children Safety

June 3, 2016

How to keep your kids safe if you use a trampoline

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends against using a trampoline recreationally; if you do, follow these tips.

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Children Safety

November 12, 2015

Keep kids safe around blazing bonfires

Bonfires help create fall fun, but can also cause serious injuries.

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Children Safety