Child Health & Safety News 3/5: Heart Failure a Risk to Diabetic Kids

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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.

  • Gun Safety Course For Kids 2018-3-5
  • 9 Ways to Cultivate Courage in Your Kids to Find Their Inner Hero 2018-3-5
  • Commercial Baby Food: A Formula for Health? 2018-3-4
  • 6 Things You Need To Know About Children And Vitamins So You Can Choose The Best Ones For Your Child 2018-3-4
  • “A new study from the University of Georgia highlights the need for humanitarian aid groups to be trained in safe infant and young child feeding protocols” 2018-3-4

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
Young Diabetics at 7x Higher Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death, AHA Says

  • “Pediatric patients cared for in emergency departments (EDs) are at high risk of medication errors” 2018-3-3
  • The Bullying Problem: What You Need to Know if you’re a parent of a child with learning or attention deficit issues 2018-3-3
  • 1 in 4 Teens Say They’re Sexting 2018-3-2
  • 4 Types of Parenting Styles and Their Effects on Kids 2018-3-2
  • Misinformation and Food Allergies: How to Keep Your Family Safe 2018-3-2
  • NIH researchers find a potential treatment for disorders involving excess red blood cells 2018-3-1
  • 8 Ways to Soothe a Sick Kid – Thurs Time Capsule: 3/11 2018-3-1
  • Parents sick of seeing phones at the dinner table can now remotely lock children’s phones at the touch of a button, thanks to “Family Link” a new monitoring app created by Google” 2018-2-28
  • Exclusive Look Inside New Boston Child Internet Addiction Center 2018-2-28
  • Should I Worry About my Child’s Walking Issues? 2018-2-28
  • Wash Those Germs Away! Teaching Hand Washing to Preschoolers 2018-2-26
  • Black Panther is Sensory Friendly Twice at AMC: Feb. 27 & Mar. 10 2018-2-26
  • Why is my Child’s Flu so Hard to Treat? 2018-2-26


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