Baby Safety Tips

You can never be too careful when it comes to protecting your baby. Here you'll get tips and advice on how to keep your baby safe.

Heart-Stopping Video Shows Moment 9-Year-Old Catches Baby Brother Falling From Changing Table

This incredible caught-on-tape moment serves as a great reminder that everything can change in just one moment.

Babyproofing Your Home: Crib

Suffocation and SIDS are the leading cause of accidental death in babies under 1 year old, yet many parents still put their babies to sleep in unsafe ways. Follow these child safety tips to baby proof your crib and help keep your child safe when you put her to sleep.

Babyproofing Your Home: Stairs

Baby gates may be the first thing you think of when you baby proof, but buying one is only Step 1 to keeping your kid safe. Make sure the safety gates are installed correctly to prevent any accidental falls. Follow these child safety tips to help keep your child safe around the stairs.

A Safe Nursery

Find out what safety hazards to watch out for in baby furniture -- before you start shopping and decorating for the new baby.

Too Many Babies Are Still Being Put to Bed Unsafely

A new study looks at the prevalence of unsafe sleep patterns that contribute to SIDS.

Babyproofing Your Home: Nursery

Crib safety isn't the only thing you need to worry about when it comes to baby proofing your baby's nursery. Did you know that window blinds could be a strangulation hazard? Follow these child safety tips to help keep your child safe in the nursery.

Babyproofing Your Home: Living Room

Not only can it be tricky for crawling babies and toddlers to get around in a crowded living room, little ones can also be injured by heavy objects falling on them. Follow these child safety tips to baby proof your living room and help keep your child safe.

Study Finds Dangerous Misuse Of Bottles, Pacifiers

Accidents with Bottles, Pacifiers, and Sippy Cups. Courtesy of Nationwide Children's Hospital.

Babyproofing Your Home: Grammy's House

It's never a bad idea to double-check grandma and grandpa's house for any potential safety hazards. Make sure little ones aren't getting into something they shouldn't and beware of any decor that's not child friendly. Follow these child safety tips to help baby proof the house and keep your child safe while visiting his grandparents.

Dress Baby for Sleep

What you need to know for dressing baby safely for sleep.

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.

Study: Alarming Number Of Kids Injured On Stairs

Prevent stair-related falls. Courtesy of Nationwide Children's Hospital

Babyproofing Your Home: Infant Car Seat

Car-seat safety isn't just for inside the car. Of course, you should keep your little one buckled securely in his car seat while the car is in motion, but there are also important safety hazards to be aware of if you keep your baby in his car seat outside of the car. Follow these child safety tips to help keep your child safe in her infant car seat, wherever it is.

Every Parent Should See This Coroner's Warning About Nursing Pillows

Sleeping babies and nursing pillows can be a deadly combination.

Must-Do Baby Essentials

New baby, new priorities: Use our checklist to be sure you have the basics covered.

3 DIY Ways to Make Your Home Pet-Safe

Dogs are part of the family, too! Keep them safe without sacrificing style with these tips from the Safe & Sound Home series on our sister site Better Homes & Gardens.

Could Texting Be the Answer to Keeping Your Baby Safe?

According to a new study, there's a seriously modern method for keeping your baby safe. It's all about text messages...and it appears to be working.

3 Easy Living Room Fixes to Keep Your Family Safe

Safety features don't have to be boring. In the Safe & Sound Home series on our sister site Better Homes & Gardens, style expert Emily Henderson shows one family how to improve their living room in a safe and stylish way.

Mom Shares Urgent Warning After Daughter Suffers Heat Stroke in Her Own Bedroom

With hot temperatures in the forecast, it's important to remember that a car isn't the only place kids can suffer heat stroke.

This Baby Was Burned--By a Pacifier Clip

We had no idea a pacifier clip could burn a baby! But it can, and it did, according to one mom.

7 Tips to Consider When You Wear Baby in a Sling

Thinking of babywearing with a sling? Read this first to learn how to use a baby sling safely.

5 Safety Tips for Wearing a Baby Carrier

If you choose to babywear in a carrier, here are five expert tips to keep your baby safe.

7 Things to Consider When Buying and Wearing a Baby Wrap

If you choose to babywear with a wrap, here are several ways to keep your baby safe.