Category Archives: Safety

When Was the Last Time You Reviewed CPR for Children?

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6 things a dad pediatrician won’t let his kids do

Written by LEGRANDE RIVES, MD  A disclaimer: I did most of these things when I was a child. But my experiences as a pediatrician in the St. Louis Children’s Hospital ER have changed my perspective as a dad—there are some really … Continue reading

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Poison Control Hotline

The California Poison Control System (CPCS) provides immediate, free and expert treatment advice and referral over the telephone in case of exposure to poisonous or toxic substances. Pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and poison information providers answer the calls to 1-800-222-1222 24 … Continue reading

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Car Seat Information For Families

First check out this helpful video: One of the most important jobs you have as a parent is keeping your child safe when riding in a vehicle. Each year thousands of young children are killed or injured in car crashes. … Continue reading

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