Child Health & Safety News 10/30: CHIP Funding Vote Next Week

twitter thumbIn this week’s Child Safety News: Forgetting a Child in a Back Seat Can Kill. Cars May Soon Warn You

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.

  • How air quality affects your children’s health 2017-10-29
  • Kidney transplant in kids — 5 things to know 2017-10-29
  • “Survey finds wide regional variation in availability of services, with waiting times as long as 16 months reported” 2017-10-28
  • The Truth About Trying to Make Kids Happy (and what we can do instead) 2017-10-28
  • My Little Pony: The Movie is Sensory Friendly tomorrow at AMC 2017-10-27

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
House to vote on funding for Children’s Health Insurance Program next week

  • Hawaii – Longer Sports Seasons leading to Pediatric overuse injuries 2017-10-27
  • The 2nd Issue of Pediatric Safety’s new project – Kids Who Care 2017-10-27
  • Healthy Alternatives to Halloween Candy – Thurs Time Capsule 2017-10-26
  • Protecting teen drivers from the greatest threat to their safety 2017-10-26
  • Dells fire, police departments receive help to ‘REACH-A-Child’ wonderful outreach! 2017-10-25
  • Video: How to Care for Your Child When They Have a Fever 2017-10-25
  • 4 Rules For Rear-Facing Car Seats To Maximize Your Baby’s Safety 2017-10-24
  • Lead Poisoning Prevention Week focuses on kids’ health 2017-10-24
  • The Pros and Cons of Letting Kids Go Barefoot 2017-10-23
  • Learning To Care For My Newborn Was A Humbling Experience – by Dr Mom 2017-10-23
  • Sensory Friendly Screening of Geostorm Tomorrow Night at AMC 2017-10-23
  • Should You Worry If Your Child Grinds Their Teeth? 2017-10-23


Speak Your Mind

Tell us what you're thinking...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!