Results for "Safety"

Better Me
Is My Baby at Risk for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS?
When your newborn arrives, you will have many things on your mind. Is your baby eating (or pooping) enough? Are they too hot or too cold? Is it normal...
Sep 30 1
Teach Me
How to Keep Dangerous Foodborne Germs Away From Your Potluck Meals
A lot of people have strong feelings about potluck meals. You might be in the “love ’em” camp, where you look forward to trying lots of different foods...
Aug 31
Better Me
Follow These 5 Steps to Treat a Dog Bite
Even friendly dogs can get spooked now and again. If you or your child have had a run-in with a scared or aggressive dog, you know that a bite happens...
Aug 16
Advise Me
Don’t Forget to Clean These Common Household Items
“Wash the dishes, do the mopping! And the sweeping and the dusting!” You don’t live with your evil stepsisters, and you don’t have an army of woodland...
Jul 25
Better Me
How to Treat a Hangnail and How to Prevent Them Altogether
Long, short, oval or stiletto, like your hands, your fingernails can tell people a lot about who you are and what you do with them. They can give others...
Jul 19
Advise Me
5 Safety Tips for Riding an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV)
All-terrain vehicles, or ATVs, have become popular with old and young alike. They’re fast and fun, but these quad and four-wheelers aren’t “all” that safe. ATV...
Jul 07
Advise Me
Here Are the Best Ways to Celebrate Safely with Fireworks
Celebrating with fireworks is a central part of summer celebrations for lots of people. Professional events put on impressive displays, but sometimes you...
Jun 29
Advise Me
Fire Up the Grill, But Don’t Forget These Safety Tips
When the weather heats up, so do our grills. Backyard barbeques, or BBQs, are a dietary staple in the summertime, but they can be dangerous too if you...
Jun 28
Advise Me
How to Stay Safe When Lightning Might Strike
When summer thunderstorms roll in, it’s wise to protect yourself from lightning strikes. In 2021, there were more than 194 million lightning events in...
Jun 21
Better Me
Are You Dehydrated or Just Thirsty?
Close your eyes and think back to elementary school recess. You’re running all over the playground, swinging across monkey bars, leaping across the shaky...
Jun 18