As you bundle up the kiddos for outdoor fun this winter, be mindful that if you’re placing them in a car seat then dressing them in layers – not a bulky coat – is the best way to keep them safe and warm. “The way we bundle our kids for a car ride and a […]
And no, it’s not childhood cancer. The biggest threat of childhood is unintentional injuries. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 9.2 million people ages 0-19 are treated in emergency departments for nonfatal injuries. There’s a lot we can do to prevent accidents and injuries. Keeping Childhood Alive by Saying […]
Selecting a car seat for a baby or child can be difficult enough, but imagine sorting through these decisions if your primary language isn’t English. Akron Children’s sponsored a “Car Seat Check” in Akron’s North Hill to accommodate Burmese refugees who have settled in the neighborhood.
Akron Children’s collaborated with Safe Kids Summit County and Summit County Public Health to present the 2nd Annual Baby Shower for high-risk expectant mothers recently.