Child Health & Safety News 8/07: Teen Girl Suicides At 40 Yr High

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Welcome to Pediatric Safety’s weekly “Child Health & Safety News Roundup”- a recap of the past week’s child health and safety news headlines from around the world. Each day we use social media to communicate relevant and timely health and safety information to the parents, medical professionals and caregivers who follow us. Occasionally we overlook something, but overall we think we’re doing a pretty good job of keeping you informed. Still, quite a bit happens every day – so to make sure you don’t miss anything, we offer you a recap of this week’s top 20 events & stories.

  • FDOT provides Back to School traffic safety tips 2017-08-06
  • Completing your child’s back-to-school health checklist 2017-08-05
  • Up to 200 breastfeeding mothers to join challenge – BBC News 2017-08-05
  • 8 Steps for Choosing the Right Preschool for Your Child 2017-08-05
  • “This Mom Was Shamed After Her Child With ADHD Threw a Tantrum — & It’s Not OK” 2017-08-04

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
Suicides Among Teen Girls Hit 40-Year High
It doesn’t get more real than this…

  • Science Says Sugar During Pregnancy Could Be Linked To Child’s Allergies while not proved, indicates likelihood 2017-08-04
  • August is kids eat right month and according to the CDC, childhood obesity has tripled since the 70’s 2017-08-03
  • The Sarahah App Is Dangerous for Students One more app enabling anonymous cyberbullying & hate speech 2017-08-03
  • How Kids can Learn to Resist Temptation…and Why They Need to – Thurs Time Capsule 06/11 2017-08-03
  • The Surprising Effect Motherhood Has on Self-Esteem 2017-08-02
  • 8 Tips to Help Overcome Your Child’s Behaviour Problems 2017-08-02
  • Which Recaro Baby Car Seats Are Being Recalled & Replaced? It’s For A Chilling Reason 2017-08-01
  • Hundreds of libraries serve federally funded lunches so school kids don’t go hungry during the summer 2017-08-01
  • Variation in Management for Infants With GERD 2017-07-31
  • The Forgotten: Children of Narcissistic Parents the results: narcissistic personality disorder 2017-07-31
  • How to Recognize If Your Child Has An Airway Problem 2017-07-31


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