Safe Sleep Awareness Month

Safe Sleep Awareness Month

From the Florida Department of Children and Families October is Safe Sleep Awareness Month, and the Florida Department of Children and Families and Prevent Child Abuse Florida are reminding everyone about the importance of placing babies in a safe sleep environment...
Too many hot car deaths

Too many hot car deaths

Child hot car deaths on pace to break last year’s record Posted: 9:24 AM, Oct 16, 2019, Updated: 4:46 PM, Oct 16, 2019WP TV, By: Susan Gonzalez, View Original Article Here The number of children who have died as a result of being left in a hot vehicle is on pace...
Recall: Fisher-Price Sleepers

Recall: Fisher-Price Sleepers

Fisher-Price is recalling the Rock ‘n Play Sleeper and Ultra-Lite Day & Night Play Yard with Inclined Sleeper due to product safety concerns. 30 infants have died in the last 10 years. If you have one of the products below, you should immediately stop using...
Water Safety: Preventing Drowning

Water Safety: Preventing Drowning

Summary: Florida is the leader in drowning deaths of children 4 and under. Children can drown in 2 inches of water in 2 seconds.  JACD, a non-profit organization, can help you keep your children safe. They provide free pool fencing for families with ungated water...
Does It Make Sense To Delay Children’s Vaccines?

Does It Make Sense To Delay Children’s Vaccines?

Reposted from KHN.org, Written by Bernard J. Wolfson. This KHN story first published on California Healthline, a service of the California Health Care Foundation. When Elyse Imamura’s son was an infant, she and her husband, Robert, chose to spread out his vaccinations...