Healthy Kids Archive: June, 2013

BeBeLove Recalls Baby Bath Seats

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BeBeLove is recalling about 5,600 bath seats because they fail to meet federal safety standards, including the requirements for stability... Read more

America's 50 Healthiest Counties for Kids

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A new set of rankings by U.S. News & World Report highlights the most child-friendly counties in the United States by comparing data on... Read more

You say yes…I say no: how parenting style may affect teens’ behaviors

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As Groucho Marx once said, “Getting older is no problem. You just have to live long enough.” If only getting older were so simple... Read more

Why should I take sibling bullying seriously?

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It seems to be the accepted norm that siblings will fight and torment each other. But researchers say sibling bullying should be treated as... Read more

Nap Nanny and Chill Infant Recliners recalled by Baby Matters, LLC

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In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Baby Matters LLC of Berwyn, Pa., is announcing a voluntary recall of... Read more

Stride Rite Recalls Girl’s Sandals

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Stride Rite is recalling about 7,500 “Joanna” girl’s sandals because the metal flower on the shoe can detach, posing a choking... Read more

Traveling abroad this summer? See your doc first

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Planning a trip abroad for the summer? Consider potential health risks that may lurk at your destination. It’s important to check with... Read more

Study cuts down on unnecessary antibiotic prescribing by pediatricians

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A program that combined education and feedback of physicians’ prescribing habits reduced the amount of unnecessary antibiotics prescribed... Read more