Here's what you need to know to stay calm in an emergency, common accidents you can avoid, how to make a first-aid kit, and more. Our safety advice is a must-read.
These head injuries can appear way worse -- or much more harmless -- than they are. So take our crash course in what to look for the next time your child hurts herself.
Don't assume just because essential oils are naturally derived they can't cause your child serious harm.
New research highlights the crucial importance of keeping prescription narcotics away from kids.
Laundry detergent pods pose a serious poison risk to young kids who may eat them thinking they are candy.
Read this now so you won't panic when you need to save your child in a dangerous or scary situation.
Too many children die in hot cars each year. Even if you think you would never forget your child in the car, follow these tips to be 100 percent sure.
After a choking scare, Texas mom Jennifer Hull wants more parents to be prepared.
E-cigarette exposure can be more dangerous for kids than exposure to regular cigarettes, according to a new study.
Learn what to do when your child has a nosebleed. Although bloody noses can be messy, it's easy to staunch the flow with pressure and patience.
The E.R. can be a bewildering place with loud noises, bright lights, restless kids, and freaked-out parents. Our guide makes it less stressful.
A terrifying new video will open your eyes to just how easy it could be for your child to get involved in a devastating gun accident.
The number of children being hospitalized because of prescription opioid poisoning has risen sharply since 1997, especially among toddlers.
Follow these steps to take a tick off your child's body.
As soon as your child is old enough to learn his numbers, you can prepare him to help during an emergency. Here, the lifesaving lessons to teach.
A new report is a startling reminder to parents on just how easy it is for kids to overdose on household medications.
Kids are still dying in hot cars in alarming numbers. And one professor thinks he knows why.
Young children are four times as likely to end up in the hospital after contact with laundry pod detergent as those exposed to other types of detergent.
What you really need to be prepared for a possible crisis.
According to new research, many parents don't know how to handle certain urgent medical issues.
When it comes to keeping your kids safe in the pool, you can't possibly be too careful--and a video that's surfaced makes that point loud and clear.
A new study highlights the importance of practicing lawn mower safety around kids this summer. We've got five tips for keeping them safe.
A new study has found cotton-tip applicators like Q-Tips send 1,000 kids to the emergency room with ear injuries every month--that's 34 kids per day.
It's a reminder that, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, children under 6 shouldn't use a trampoline.