Archive for 'Safety'

Walking to School Safely

Walking to School Safely

How a few rules can make walking to school a safe and healthy activity. Walking to School Today most parents insist on driving their children to school even though walking is healthier; kids get exercise and [...]

How to Avoid Diving Injuries

How to Avoid Diving Injuries

A look at the risks of diving into a body of water. Diving Safety Diving head first into shallow water can lead to injuries that can turn a whole life upside down. Dr. Bruce Minnes, emergency [...]

Treating Sunburns

Treating Sunburns

How to prevent and treat sunburns in children. Treating Sunburns When it comes to kids and sunshine, it important to slap on the hats and sunscreen, and to keep them out of the sun during the [...]

Teens, Hearing Damage and Rock Concerts

Teens, Hearing Damage and Rock Concerts

How your teen can enjoy the concert experience without major hearing damage. Hearing Damage There’s nothing quite like attending a pop or rock concert when you’re a teen. While it’s great fun and almost a rite [...]

Summer Sports Safe for Children and Teens

Summer Sports Safe for Children and Teens

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, playing sports in the summer heat is safe, although it is recommended that certain precautions be taken in order to avoid heatstroke. This statement, along with new guidelines, came [...]

Cycling Safety Tips for Children

Cycling Safety Tips for Children

How to keep your children safe when out riding their bicycles. Summer Cycling Safety Cycling is a great activity for children. Hopping on a bike can be a lot of fun and kids get a real [...]

Keeping Children Safe From Online Predators

Keeping Children Safe From Online Predators

Keeping your child safe from online predators. Online Predators Life online has opened up a whole new avenue for pedophiles and predators to reach our children. Unfortunately the fact is, we need to keep our guard [...]

Teaching Children to Befriend Victims of Bullies

Teaching Children to Befriend Victims of Bullies

It’s important to teach our children to be more than mere by standers when they witness bullying. Dealing With Bullying When it comes to bullying, there’s the bully, the victim and the bystander. Most kids fall [...]

Saving Beauty from the Beast

Saving Beauty from the Beast

Dating violence affects a huge number of teenage girls – one in three girls between the ages of ten and eighteen reports having been assaulted by a boyfriend. Often it’s the girls with the highest self [...]

Safe Teen

Safe Teen

A valuable guide to preventing violence and building inner strenght for teenagers and parents. The author has developed a life-skills and anti-violence program which provides adolescents with the skills they need to deal with peer pressure, [...]