In a 2011 policy statement regarding “SIDS and Other Sleep-Related Deaths,” the American Academy of Pediatrics expanded their recommendations to make a baby’s sleep environment safer by removing bumper pads from cribs: Because there is no evidence that bumper pads or … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged crib safety, injuries, SIDS | Comments Off on “Bare Is Best”
Cow and Boy by Mark Leiknes (news.yahoo.com/comics)Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Sunday Funnies | Comments Off on Sunday Funnies
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On Monday, we learned that the number of teenagers smoking cigarettes is declining. That good news is tempered by statistics that find that delivering tobacco’s principle psychoactive ingredient in other ways is becoming more popular than ever. A new report from the AAP, … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged public health, substance abuse, tobacco, youth tobacco use | Comments Off on Searching For An End To ENDS
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What are you planning to do with that turkey carcass tomorrow night? Assuming that your Thanksgiving turkey is well-seasoned before roasting, all you’ll need is water, some cut up vegetables, leftover turkey meat, and some cooked noodles to make an amazing … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged Kids' Menu, Taste Buds | Comments Off on Taste Buds: Turkey Noodle Soup
The American Academy of Pediatrics spent a good deal of ink in its journal Pediatrics this month tackling the important public health issue of childhood exposure to tobacco. What’s already known about direct (smoking) and indirect (secondhand and thirdhand) tobacco exposure … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged public health, public policy, substance abuse, tobacco, youth tobacco use | Comments Off on No More Kidding Around
“I absolutely loved it, but it’s not that f***ing cool when I’m dying from a smoking-related illness and my kid is, like, devastated.” — Adele, featured in Rolling Stone, Nov. 3, 2015. American teenagers appear to be getting Adele’s … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Tagged Quote of the Day, substance abuse, teen health, tobacco, youth tobacco use | Comments Off on Quote Of The Day ← Older posts