Outdoor Safety

The great outdoors can seem not-so-great when your baby is itchy, sunburned, or suffering from bug bites. Here you'll get outdoor safety tips for summer and winter - plus learn how to keep your baby safe in the playground and water.

Treating Heat Rash

Has your baby developed that telltale rash? Here's what you need to know about heat rash causes, symptoms, and treatment, plus how to prevent overheating.

Must-Know Tips for Summer Safety

Break out the bonnet, sunscreen, and water bottle. We've got you covered with these hot-weather tips.

Taking a Newborn Outside

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, Is it safe to take my newborn out in public?

The Differences Between Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Poison Sumac

Learn how to recognize these pesky plants, where they grow, how to avoid them, and how to treat your child's rash if she comes into contact with any of them.

Baby Sun Safety

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, How long is too long for a baby to be in the sun?

Water Safety Essentials for Kids

Whether they're at the pool, beach, or lake, kids need extra protection when they're splashing around. Here, the latest advice from Parents magazine and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

10 Rules for Summer Safety

Dust off your grill and grab your swimsuits, because the lazy days of summer are here! With the right tools and preparation, summertime can be a relaxing and safe time for you and your family. Here are 10 ways to avoid seasonal mishaps.

Making Your Baby Comfortable in the Summer Heat

When the mercury rises, keep your infant happy and healthy with our hot-weather survival guide.

Drowning Dangers: Keeping Kids Safe Near Water

If your kids will be anywhere near a pool, beach, or lake this summer, read this article now -- it could save your child's life.

Winter Weather Safety Guide

The winter season is officially here, which means that snow, ice, wind, and cold can start freezing, chapping, and irritating your kids. Use our tips below to keep your children safe all season long.

The Dangerous Stroller Mistake You're Probably Making

Covering your baby's stroller with a blanket to block the sun is a really bad idea.

Help Your Kids Learn to Love Swimming!

Thinking about introducing your child to the fun of water play? Before hitting the pool or the beach, be sure to read our tips for helping your child feel comfortable.

First Aid for Drowning

Learn the emergency steps that could save your child's life

How to Apply Sunscreen to Your Baby

Following a few simple rules can help you shield your baby's skin from the sun.

Baby Care Basics: Baby Sunburn Treatment

Babies are especially susceptible to sunburns. If you suspect your bundle of joy has had a bit too much sun exposure follow these three steps to help her get better.

Removing a Tick Safely

An expert explains the easiest way to remove a tick. Video courtesy of Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.

Easy Ways to Protect Baby from the Sun

When you're heading to the beach or pool this summer keep these products and gear close by to protect your baby from the sun.

Soothing a Baby's Sunburn

Dr. Alan Greene answers the question, How should I treat my baby's sunburn?

Does Your Child Have Poison Ivy?

Or could it be poison oak or poison sumac? This is how to tell, plus what you'll need to do to make the itching stop.

Outdoor Dangers and Safety Tips

Spending time outdoors with your little one can be fun for both of you. But you'll need to make sure she's protected from sun, humidity, and insects.

6 Swim-Safety Tips All Parents Should Know

Time to hit the pool! Make sure you keep your little ones safe -- memorize the following essential swim-smart tips from Safe Kids USA.

Top 7 Summer Safety Hazards

Children are most likely to wind up in the emergency room because of summer injuries. Here, the latest advice on protecting your kids, from Parents magazine and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Can You Spot Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, and Poison Sumac Plants?

You'll be able to after reading this guide.

How to Keep Your Baby Comfortable in the Summer Heat

Before you take Baby to the park or pool this summer, be sure you know how to keep her comfortable and prevent her from getting overheated.

This 6-Month-Old Baby Just Rescued Herself From a Pool

This video of a baby learning to "self rescue" herself from drowning has gone viral and sparked debate among parents.