Category: Safety

How to dress your kids for a snow day

By: Dr. Lora Scott, Sports Medicine I grew up in Arkansas. Snow days meant getting up before the snow melted, digging through your closet for hand-me-down, mismatched, ill-fitting hats, gloves, scarves, and boots, then playing until your clothes were soaked … Continue reading

Electronic cigarettes and keeping kids safe

The issue of electronic cigarettes continues to heat-up – particularly as it relates to child poisonings.  As I’ve shared in previous blog posts, e-cigarettes are a real threat – especially to young, inquisitive children.  This week, State Senator Shannon Jones … Continue reading

A new center you’ll want to know about!

At Dayton Children’s, our mission is to not just take care of sick kids, but to ensure that all children in our region are healthy and safe. And while we have the pediatric expertise to take care of the most … Continue reading

Did Nationwide make you mad? Good!

Another Super Bowl is in the books – with enough controversy surrounding it to last until baseball season. And another set of Super Bowl commercials have also been launched- but not without controversy as well. Overall, it seems media pundits … Continue reading

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