Child Health & Safety News: 9/25: NICU Drugs Largely Untested

Last updated on October 4th, 2017 at 11:04 pm

twitter thumbIn this week’s Child Health News: More than half the refugees fleeing Myanmar for Bangladesh over last 3 wks are children  (>200 thousand) bit.ly/2hcLyHi

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 15 events & stories.

  • How Teach Kids the Difference Between Wants and Needs bit.ly/2xu3wur 2017-09-24
  •  New child safety seat laws will take effect October 1st in CT bit.ly/2xwn4yB 2017-09-24
  • ‘The Pills Are Everywhere’: How the Opioid Crisis Claims Its Youngest Victims nyti.ms/2wMhFjb 2017-09-23
  • Sleep: The Best Gift to Your Child’s Intelligence zpr.io/nPeGE 2017-09-22
  • Saturday, The LEGO Ninjago Movie is Sensory Friendly at AMC zpr.io/nPeGx 2017-09-22

PedSafe Child Health & Safety News Headline of the Week:
Why Are NICU Drugs Largely Untested? Eye opening…and not in a good way   bit.ly/2xIQMS8 

  • How to Teach Kids to Deal with Uncomfortable Feelings bit.ly/2xS4QsI 2017-09-21
  • Parents not very confident schools can assist child with chronic disease, mental health  bit.ly/2xLV631  2017-09-21
  • Buckle Up: Every Ride, Every Time (Infographic) – Thurs Time Capsule 09/13 bit.ly/2xHJhuB  2017-09-21
  • ‘Kinder’ treatments are the hope for child brain cancer in the UK bbc.in/2xLRz4V 2017-09-20
  • How to Provide Care for Ill or Premature Babies zpr.io/nPu94 2017-09-20
  • My Biggest Parenting Mistake and How I Am Fixing It bit.ly/2wrimTH 2017-09-19
  • The Difference Between a School Identification and a Clinical Diagnosis for children with special needs u.org/295Kuxx 2017-09-19
  • ScanSmart: New Patient Safety Initiative Calls for Cool Heads When Using CT Scans on Kids read.bi/2wrykgq 2017-09-19
  • New Research on Car Seat Tethers Released bit.ly/2yfmHql This week is National Child Passenger Safety Week 2017-09-18
  • How Special Needs Kids Can Avoid the Lunch Box Blueszpr.io/nP78m 2017-09-18

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