Food Safety: Grapes

Grapes provide a very healthy food option, low in calories and high in nutritional value. Also they offer a good sources of vitamins, minerals and powerful anti-oxidants. However, for the very young, grapes may pose a problem. A recent study from Scotland, published...

Holiday Safety for Toddlers

Bright, colorful objects attract toddlers. What then, could be more inviting than a Christmas tree with colorful lights and beautiful decorations? So, families with toddlers should follow some simple holiday safety advice. First, anchor your tree. Also, cover all...

Button Battery Danger

Button batteries now power many devices are now powered by small devices. If a child ingests one, serious harm or death can occur. Since young children are naturally curious and often put anything and everything in their mouths, dispose of button batteries correctly...

Backpack Safety

Now that many children are back to school, it may be time to take a close look at the packs they use to carry books and schools supplies with them. Now, many young students use backpacks. If the pack is too heavy or the contents not distributed in the right way, back...