Kids' Health Tips

Hogan_Food Allergies_Small Posted By: Children's Specialty Group
Friday, July 21, 2017

Doctor Q & A: Helping Kids with Food Allergies

Dr. Angela Hogan, pediatric allergy specialist at CHKD, has these tips for families of children who have been recently diagnosed with a food allergy. Read full post>>

Whiteside_Fireworks Safety_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Thursday, June 22, 2017

Children and Fireworks: A Dangerous Combination

Forty percent of all fireworks-related injuries are to children under age 15. Follow these tips for a safe and happy Fourth of July. Read full post>>

Urban_Family Disaster Plan_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Monday, June 19, 2017

Make Family Disaster Planning a Priority

A disaster can happen at a moment’s notice, and it’s important that your family reacts quickly. Creating a family disaster plan will ensure that your child knows how to respond when faced with an emergency. Read full post>>

Desoto_whole fruits not juice_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Friday, June 09, 2017

Choose Whole Fruits Not Juice

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently updated their recommendations for fruit juice consumption for children. Find out what those recommendations are here. Read full post>>

Williams_Sunscreen101_Small Posted By: Children's Specialty Group
Friday, June 09, 2017

Sunscreen 101: Best Sun Protection for Kids

Buying the right sunscreen can be confusing, but protecting your child's skin now will reduce his or her chances of getting skin cancer later in life. Read full post>>

Harrington_Lawnmower Safety_Small Posted By: CHKD Medical Group
Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Prevent Lawn Mower Injuries

Mowing the lawn is one of the most common chores this time of year, but remember: It can also be dangerous. Prevent lawn mower injuries with these tips. Read full post>>