Other Safety Issues

Now that your big kid is older, you can't keep an eye on him all the time. But you can take some simple precautions to ensure he stays safe even when you're not around. Here's what you need to know about other safety issues.

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FBI Asks Public to Help Identify Violent Trump Supporters Who Rioted at U.S. Capitol
"The FBI is seeking information that will assist in identifying individuals who are actively instigating violence in Washington, DC.,” the bureau wrote in a statement.
How to Talk to Your Kids About Celebrity Assault Allegations in the #MeToo Era
My son idolizes soccer icon, Cristiano Ronaldo. So when his name made headlines this week for being sued by the woman he allegedly raped nine years ago, I had to figure out how to discuss the #MeToo movement with my son. 
After Sandy Hook This Mom Started a Grassroots Movement Against Gun Violence That’s Spread to All 50 States
With her nonprofit Moms Demand Action, Shannon Watts has mobilized a women-led army of volunteers.
How to Help Kids Make Sense of Hurricanes
A pediatrician who has devoted his career to helping families handle tough situations offers advice about how to talk to your kids about hurricanes—no matter where you live.

More Other Safety Issues

Hurricane Preparedness: Here's How to Help Your Family and Kids
If you're in the path of Hurricane Delta, here's how to help ensure your family stays safe.
A 'Silent Killer' Masquerading as the Flu Took the Life of One Boy
His mom thought it was just a virus, but it was actually carbon monoxide poisoning.

Scary News: Number of Kids Killed by Guns Is Rising Again

Nearly 1,300 kids die from gunshot wounds each year, according to a new study. The number has increased for the first time since 2006.