Child Health & Safety News 10/23: Why So Many Women? #MeToo

twitter thumbIn this week’s Child Safety News: Almost 1/2 US school-age kids have experienced at least 1 severely traumatic event

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.

  • With 4,000 families possibly losing health insurance after Irma, state may ask for help 2017-10-22
  • All predators were children once — how do we stop the cycle? 2017-10-22
  • Ebola’s Legacy: Children With Cataracts the virus survives in their eyes 2017-10-21
  • A parent’s guide to allergy testing for children 2017-10-21
  • Child smartwatches ‘vulnerable to hacks’ 2017-10-20
  • 4 Things That Will Help Your Child Develop Early Reading Skills 2017-10-20

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
This Is Why We Need To Stop Saying ‘Not All Men’ And Start Asking ‘Why All Women?’

  • Lawmakers to unveil child safety alarm act to help prevent hot car deaths 2017-10-19
  • NO! My Child Will Not Participate In Your Ridiculous School Fundraiser 2017-10-19
  • Helping Your Child in Emotional Pain – It’s Not So Easy – Thurs Time Capsule 11/11 2017-10-19
  • How Can Parents Discipline Kids Without Raising Their Voice? 2017-10-18
  • Department of Health ends funding for Oklahoma Child Abuse Prevention contractors 2017-10-18
  • Winter is Coming: What You Need to Know About Kids and Colds 2017-10-18
  • What Your Teen Could Be Facing Online and What You Need to Know 2017-10-17
  • The Best Shows That Tweens and Teens Should Watch This Fall and Beyond 2017-10-17
  • How to Make a Sticker Chart to Motivate Behavior Changes that Really Works With Your Child 2017-10-17
  • Parents could face fine, jail under city’s anti-bullying law parents accountable for kids’ actions… 2017-10-16
  • Shame Nation: Choose To Be Part Of “The Solution” 2017-10-16
  • Mom uses infant’s death to warn new parents of simple sleep mistake – her baby suffocated on a blanket 2017-10-16


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