Safety

Keeping your baby safe at home gets more challenging as he starts crawling. Babies will touch anything and put anything they can get their hands on in their mouth. Here you'll learn about babyproofing, toy safety, nursery safety, lead poisoning, and more.

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Horrifying Police Video Reminds Parents of the Dangers of Leaving Children in Hot Cars

Police in Texas found a 1-year-old locked inside a hot car, crying and covered in vomit. Fortunately, the child was saved—but more than 900 children have died from heatstroke over the past decade. Here's what parents need to know.

How to Use Smart Devices to Baby-Proof Your Home

There are tons of different smart devices out there, but can they help you protect your kids? Find out how to use the latest technology to make your home a little safer.

Water Intoxication Is Real, But Rare—Here's What to Know

While water intoxication does not happen often, it’s vital to be aware of what causes this deadly condition and know signs to watch for if your baby does drink a large amount of water.

More Safety

When Can Baby Sleep with a Blanket?

Having an empty crib decreases the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). But when can babies start sleeping with blankets?

How Old Does a Baby Have to Be to Fly?

Although babies can fly soon after birth, parents should consider various health and safety concerns.

How to Spot Fake Baby Products Online

Counterfeit and knockoff baby products are more common than you think on the internet—and some can be dangerous. But if you know what to look for, you can avoid buying these fake products that lurk on sites like Amazon and eBay. The experts weigh in.