Child Health & Safety News 6/18: First Child Seat with Airbags

twitter thumbIn this week’s Child Health News: “What to do if your child’s nude selfie goes viral”

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 to talk to your child about thunderstorm anxiety 2018-6-17
  • Before pre-k: Earliest months shape children’s lives 2018-6-17
  • The Dangers Of Pushing Kids Too Hard, And How Parents Can Learn To Back Off 2018-6-17
  • Safety in Seconds: 30 second water safety video with reminders to help parents keep kids safe around pools 2018-6-17
  • Kids can suffer permanent damage from border separations – trauma can damage both the brain and the body doctors say 2018-6-17
  • High school students are having less sex and they’re also less likely to take drugs since they’re spending more time on their cell phones….unfortunately, they’re also more likely to have felt bullied and suicidal 2018-6-16

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week
First child car seat with airbags launched in UAE
The airbags reduce the forces on a child’s neck up to 55% compared to a standard forward facing child car seat

  • Effective Treatment of Pediatric Eating Disorders 2018-6-16
  • Mom Calls Out United Airlines For Putting Baby In Danger by Requiring FAA Approved Car Seat to Be Secured Forward Facing 2018-6-16
  • 9 Ways Social Media Has Affected the Way We Parent 2018-6-15
  • AAP a leading voice against separating children, parents at border Over 2 weeks 658 children were separated from their parents at the border, according to recent data from the US Customs & Border Protection 2018-6-15
  • The Plague Just Showed Up in Idaho for the First Time in 25 Years—Should You Be Worried? 2018-6-15
  • 9 Ways to Help Your Children Cope with Painful Emotions 2018-6-15
  • Is Your Tween (Illegally) on Facebook? Thurs Time Capsule 06/11 2018-6-14
  • How to keep your child safe in the summer heat 2018-6-14
  • How to Teach Kids How to Solve Their Own Problems 2018-6-13
  • Mirror, Mirror on the Wall – The Kid I See Is Not Me At All – Body Dysmorphic Disorder 2018-6-13
  • Here’s What Happens When You Combine a Day Care and a Nursing Home 2018-6-11
  • Closing of oil and coal power plants linked to sizable drop in preterm births among women living nearby Women living within 3 miles showed the biggest drop after a closure 2018-6-11
  • Do I Want My Dog to be Protective of My Child? 2018-6-11



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