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ATVs and Your Children: Dangerous Terrain

Those riding in ATVs—or allowing their children to do so—must make sure to take every precaution.

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Kids and Concussions

The number of concussions among U.S. high school athletes more than doubled between 2005 and 2012. On a positive note, many experts think these statistics reflect parents’ and coaches’ growing knowledge about concussions, rather than an actual increase in these traumatic brain injuries.

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Raising an Athlete

Practicing organized sports has a multitude of benefits for children. It can help them to build strong bones, develop cognitive skills, build self-esteem, learn to set goals, and practice leadership skills. There are, of course, some risks children can face.

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Heat Safety

For children of all ages, summertime can be ideal for outdoor activities with family and friends. With time spent outside in the sun and summer heat, it is essential to take steps to prevent sun and heat risks that can impact kids’ health.

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Sunburn 101

Sunburn 101 covers all you need to know in this helpful guide that takes you through meaning, symptoms, care, and even prevention.

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Water Safety Tips

To help your kids stay safe and healthy, it is important to learn water safety tips and ways to avoid potential dangers, such as drowning.

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Five Tips for Keeping Your Family Safe This Summer

Ah, summertime is here! Summer’s outdoor activities and celebrations often involve spending more time in the sun and using fireworks.

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Kids Health and Safety Guide