Injuries & Accidents
There's nothing scarier than an emergency. Learn how to protect your kid from injuries and provide remedies or first aid when accidents happen.
Don't assume just because essential oils are naturally derived they can't cause your child serious harm.
From the moment your child takes his first steps, he's bound to have some tumbles. While you can't always prevent your natural-born daredevil from getting hurt, there's plenty you can do to make him feel better. We asked top doctors to share the best methods for patching up wounds, stocking a first-aid kit, and calming little patients -- so you can fix any boo-boo fast!
Calcium deficiency in U.S. kids is at an all-time high -- and their bodies may pay the price for a lifetime.
A kiss and cute bandage are often all you need to take care of a boo-boo, but sometimes it takes a little more know-how to help wounds heal.
Bug bites and stings happen all the time, so it's important to know how to care for your little one if she gets a bite. Here's how to treat the most common types.
Dr. Bennet Omalu says parents shouldn't let kids under the age of 18 play football.
Follow these expert tips to help your little one's bumps and scrapes feel better fast!
Follow these steps to treat a mild burn. Learn what methods work best to stop the pain and start the healing process.
Splinters can be tough to remove, but these smart steps can make the process safer and easier.
Learn how to care for chigger bites and prevent a secondary infection. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.
We already know a concussion can be serious, but now new research suggests the effects can be very long term in nature, especially for younger kids.
An expert explains the easiest way to remove a tick. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.
Learn what to do when your child has a nosebleed. Although bloody noses can be messy, it's easy to staunch the flow with pressure and patience.
Follow these steps to take a tick off your child's body.
Kid has a sprain or strain? Don't panic! Learn the four things you need to do to treat these two common injuries, plus when to seek medical advice.
As the number of trampoline parks increases around the country, so do the number of kids' injuries.