little boy eating tomatoes

How to reduce choking hazards

Common choking hazards include round foods, toys with small parts and toy foods that look like something that could be eaten.

Little boy drinking water from public fountain

Heat-related illness in kids – know the signs

Kids produce more heat during activities and sweat less, which is why they are more susceptible to heat-related illness, especially on hot, humid days.

girl watching fireworks

How to keep your family safe during fireworks season

The bottom line? There is no “child-safe” consumer firework. And parental supervision, while always a good thing, is simply not enough.

different sized button batteries

The dangers of button batteries

When swallowed, button batteries pose a high risk for injury and complications, including death, because of the chemical reaction they can cause in the esophagus, or food pipe.

A child with epilepsy during a seizure

Seizure first aid and safety

A few simple actions can make a huge difference in someone experiencing a seizure.