Category: Children’s health

Protecting kids on and off the field

Dayton Children’s new mommy safety blogger, Jessica Saunders In previous postings I’ve mentioned that I’m the coordinator for Safe Kids Greater Dayton, a local organization dedicated to preventing unintentional childhood injuries.  We are part of the larger Safe Kids Worldwide … Continue reading

Binkies, nuks and pacis – oh my!

Dayton Children’s New Mommy Safety Blogger, Jessica Saunders I was a little leary of giving Mary a pacifier. But one night - I think the night before I went back to work, I did it! She was crying and wouldn’t stop … Continue reading

Rub a dub, dub…always watch kids in the tub!

Dayton Children’s New Mommy Safety Blogger, Jessica Saunders Last week I was interviewed on the news regarding the importance of watching children in the bathtub after an infant was left alone – for just a second – and nearly drowned. … Continue reading

Zen Mommy

Dayton Children’s New Mommy Safety Blogger, Jessica Saunders Early on in my pregnancy, maybe even before I was pregnant, I decided that if I could, I would breastfeed.  I am lucky that my work environment is very open and actually … Continue reading

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