Author: Jessica Pasley

July 11, 2020

Slip, Slop, Slap, Slide, Shade: sun safety tips for kids’ skin

Protecting the skin from damaging sun rays starts starts in childhood.

Cancer Children Prevention

July 8, 2020

Protect your eyes from the bright summer sunshine

Here's what you need to know when picking out sunglasses to protect your eyes this summer.

Eye Prevention

June 30, 2020

Swimming pool guidelines amid COVID-19

As everyone heads to the water for summertime play, keep safety in mind.

Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

June 12, 2020

Tips for safer playdates in the age of COVID-19

Are playdates OK? A Vanderbilt expert gives advice on safety during the pandemic.

Children Safety

April 3, 2020

Spring cleaning? Here’s how to dispose of medications properly

Leftover medications can easily get into the wrong hands; here's how often to assess.

Children Prevention Safety

January 28, 2020

Big game weekend a perfect time to secure TVs against tip-overs

Unsecured televisions can topple and cause child injury and even death.

Children Safety

December 12, 2019

When to take your child to the hospital for flu and cold symptoms

Pediatric experts give advice on when it's best to go to a walk-in clinic instead of the emergency room.

Children Cold & Flu Infants & Toddlers

November 21, 2019

Smart picks for holiday toy shopping

Make sure to follow age recommendations for holiday toys and avoid these items while shopping for kids.

Children Safety

May 24, 2019

Parents: Remember the ABCs of water safety for kids

Keep your kids safe around water with these three steps.

Children

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