Child Health & Safety News 8/07: Teen Girl Suicides At 40 Yr High

twitter thumbIn this week’s Child Health News: How to tell if a baby-friendly hospital is right for you bit.ly/2hxcelM

Welcome to Pediatric Safety’s weekly “Child Health & Safety News Roundup”- a recap of the past week’s child health and safety news headlines from around the world. Each day we use social media to communicate relevant and timely health and safety information to the parents, medical professionals and caregivers who follow us. Occasionally we overlook something, but overall we think we’re doing a pretty good job of keeping you informed.  Still, quite a bit happens every day – so to make sure you don’t miss anything, we offer you a recap of this week’s top 20 events & stories.

  • FDOT provides Back to School traffic safety tips bit.ly/2uegwjR 2017-08-06
  • Completing your child’s back-to-school health checklist bit.ly/2uctlLG  2017-08-05
  • Up to 200 breastfeeding mothers to join challenge – BBC News bbc.in/2vACb9B  2017-08-05
  • 8 Steps for Choosing the Right Preschool for Your Child vwell.cm/2fg8tAi 2017-08-05
  • “This Mom Was Shamed After Her Child With ADHD Threw a Tantrum — & It’s Not OK” bit.ly/2vpoUk2 2017-08-04

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
Suicides Among Teen Girls Hit 40-Year High bit.ly/2v4MrpQ
It doesn’t get more real than this…

  • Science Says Sugar During Pregnancy Could Be Linked To Child’s Allergies bit.ly/2vlIqOl while not proved, indicates likelihood 2017-08-04
  • August is kids eat right month and according to the CDC, childhood obesity has tripled since the 70’s on9news.tv/2uPXTp6 2017-08-03
  • The Sarahah App Is Dangerous for Students bit.ly/2vhOUO1 One more app enabling anonymous cyberbullying & hate speech 2017-08-03
  • How Kids can Learn to Resist Temptation…and Why They Need to – Thurs Time Capsule 06/11 bit.ly/Ox9Mkg 2017-08-03
  • The Surprising Effect Motherhood Has on Self-Esteem bit.ly/2tRW3kS 2017-08-02
  • 8 Tips to Help Overcome Your Child’s Behaviour Problems zpr.io/PvqSZ 2017-08-02
  • Which Recaro Baby Car Seats Are Being Recalled & Replaced? It’s For A Chilling Reason bit.ly/2tUYXt6 2017-08-01
  • Hundreds of libraries serve federally funded lunches so school kids don’t go hungry during the summer nyti.ms/2tRLWwt 2017-08-01
  • Variation in Management for Infants With GERD bit.ly/2vcCTJI 2017-07-31
  • The Forgotten: Children of Narcissistic Parents bit.ly/2vcl2CV the results: narcissistic personality disorder 2017-07-31
  • How to Recognize If Your Child Has An Airway Problem zpr.io/P4cRm 2017-07-31

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