Child Health & Safety News 10/16: Home Fire Drill 2 Minute Test

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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.

  • Sesame Street, World Vision partnership now in 11 countries, reaching refugee kids with lifesaving health & hygiene lessons 2017-10-15
  • UK restaurant tricks putting your child’s health at risk with jaw-dropping levels of salt, fat & sugar 2017-10-15
  • Fidgets can enhance concentration, provide calming for special needs students 2017-10-15
  • Facebook Says Its Fake News Label Helps Reduce The Spread Of A Fake Story By 80% 2017-10-14
  • AAPedDentists issued the 1st evidence-based guideline on the use of SDF to treat cavities in pediatric patients 2017-10-14
  • Health Care Cuts Put 50,000 Hudson Valley Children at Risk 2017-10-13

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
The Old School Family Safety Drill You Still Need to Practice
Could Your Family Pass the 2 Minute Evacuation Test?

  • When Should Your Child Have a First Eye Exam? 2017-10-13
  • How to Stop Cyberbullying: Digital Citizenship for Children 2017-10-13
  • My Little Pony: The Movie is Sensory Friendly 2x in October at AMC 2017-10-13
  • Special Needs Kids Are All Around Us – Please Teach Acceptance – Thurs Time Capsule 2017-10-12
  • Are You Keeping Your Grandkids Safe?? 2017-10-11
  • Bullying harms children’s mental health, but for how long? 2017-10-11
  • Is Your Teenager In An Abusive Relationship? You CAN Help! 2017-10-11
  • Babywearing improves child’s health, promotes attachment 2017-10-10
  • Ending child marriage critical to achieving sustainable development goals – affects 15 million girls each year 2017-10-09
  • Child Oral Health Concerns 2017-10-09
  • Carbon Monoxide is a Silent Killer…How to Keep Your Family Safe 2017-10-09
  • Sensory Friendly Screening: Blade Runner 2049 Tomorrow at AMC 2017-10-09


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