Injuries & Accidents

The occasional fall or accident is inevitable. And emergencies do happen. As a parent, it's important to be prepared! Here you'll learn about first aid for babies and what to do in case of an emergency. We'll teach you how to treat bug bites, and how to stop a baby from choking. Plus, learn how to perform CPR on a baby.

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Controversial TikTok Tip Might Just Help Parents Never Forget a Child in a Hot Car Again
The fact that this tip went viral shows just how many parents worry about preventable hot car deaths caused by forgetting a child in the car.
When My Newborn Couldn't Move Her Own Body, We Knew Something Was Wrong
I thought she was our easy kid, until she would not eat. Then came the pediatrician’s worried expression, a slew of tests, a hypotonia diagnosis, and months of endless appointments.
13 Tips to Help Prevent Kids From Choking
Choke-proof their world: Follow our guidelines to confidently keep teeny toys and "too-big" bites of food from being posing a choking danger to your kids.
U.S. Infant Death Rates Hit All-Time Low
Infant mortality in the United States fell to its lowest level ever in 2014, according to the CDC.
Babyproofing Your House: A Checklist for Every Room
You’d be surprised at how easy it is for a baby to get into trouble. From kitchen cabinets to outlet covers, here’s how to babyproof the main rooms in your home to make them safe for babies and toddlers.

More Injuries & Accidents

Weird Baby Emergencies
Babies and quirky accidents tend to go hand in hand. We ask top doctors what to do if your sweet pea gets in a pickle.
Emergency First Aid for Babies and Toddlers
This advice will help keep you calm when your child gets hurt -- and maybe even save her life.
Baby Safety Basics for Parents and Caregivers

Keep your baby safe through their first birthday and beyond with these tips, tricks, and pieces of advice.