Healthy Kids Archive: July, 2013

Top 10 food choking hazards for kids

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With two young children, meal time prep usually involves cutting food into small pieces to avoid any potential chozing hazards. Despite my... Read more

Renaissance Imports recalls girls boots

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Renaissance Imports recalls about 5,000 Autumn Run Girls Gemma II Boots because an exposed staple in the sole of the boot presents a laceration... Read more

Nan Far Woodworking recalls Rockland Furniture round cribs

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Nan Far Woodworking recalled 3,900 Rockland Furniture round cribs due to entrapment, suffocation and fall hazards. The crib’s drop-side... Read more

Kids II recalls almost 410,000 Baby Einstein Activity Jumpers

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Kids II recalled almost 408,500 Baby Einstein Activity Jumpers in the United States and Canada because the “sun” toy attachment... Read more

Is there an overdiagnosis of ADHD?

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A recent study in Pediatrics found that African American and Hispanic children are less likely to be diagnosed and treated for Attention Deficit... Read more

Summer viruses: Is my child at risk?

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“To everything there is a season,” and this applies to viruses as well. In the winter, children are confronted with viruses that... Read more

Top 10 outdoor spots for family fun around Philadelphia

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Our guest blogger is Susan Charkes, the author of Outdoors with Kids Philadelphia, published by the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC). Susan... Read more

Macy’s Recalls Infants’ First Impressions Varsity Jackets

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Macy’s recalled about 8,700 Infants’ First Impressions Varsity Jackets because the snaps on the jackets can come off, posing a... Read more