Child Health & Safety News 5/21: Third-Hand Smoke Risky For 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 15 events & stories.

  • Hyper, cranky kids? These foods may help…and logic based 2018-5-20
  • Ethical Challenges Raised by OpenNotes for Pediatric and Adolescent Patients by the AAP 2018-5-19
  • How in-house child care helps retain employees 2018-5-18
  • Does Daycare Influence How a Child Performs in Grade School? 2018-5-18
  • Do Housing Assistance Programs Help Kids? It’s Complicated! 2018-5-18
  • California Lawmakers Move to Ensure Lead-Free Water in Child Care Centers, catching up with Oregon, Washington and 4 other states 2018-5-17

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week
We’re expecting our first child. I’m concerned about ‘third-hand smoke’ from my mom

  • Sunburns in Children: Focus on Prevention Thurs Time Capsule – 06/11 2018-5-17
  • Can I Get Pregnant Right After My Period? Teens Need to Know 2018-5-16
  • Safe and secure summer: What to know before your child goes to camp 2018-5-16
  • How to Get Past Parenting Guilt When Your Child Has Learning and Attention Issues 2018-5-15
  • 15-minute break for physical activity can boost a child’s health 2018-5-014
  • 7 Ways for Dads to Strengthen Their Relationship With Daughters 2018-5-14
  • What Are The Benefits Of A Well Child Exam? 2018-5-14


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