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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How to Choose the Best Life Jackets for Kids

Keep your kids safe and secure in all types of water situations, such as boating and swimming, with our tips for choosing U.S. Coast Guard-approved life jackets.

How to Talk to Kids About Tragic News Stories

When something big happens in the world, use this no-scare guide to explaining current events.

More Other Safety Issues

How to Protect Your Child's Identity

Kids are especially vulnerable to credit-card fraud because thieves "borrow" their Social Security number for years without anyone finding out. Don't let it happen to your child.

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.