Getting Your Kids Interested in Astronomy

Getting Your Kids Interested in Astronomy Stargazing is a wonderful way to spend time with your children – and a great way to turn that time into something educational. Astronomy is more than just gazing at stars – it teaches children about the universe, provides them with what can be a lifelong hobby or even… Read more »

Importance of Brain Injury Prevention

Importance of Brain Injury Prevention Brain injury is a common problem with young children, but a problem that can be avoided with a few preventative measures from parents. Brain injuries can be caused by trampoline accidents when children land on their head or neck, sports injuries are another common area that can result in brain… Read more »

Uncommon Poisons in the Home

Uncommon Poisons in the Home We’re well aware of the most common types of poisons that may be lurking in the cupboards in our homes: Cleaning products Pesticides Automotive products like windshield washer fluid and antifreeze Insect repellants Animal products like flea and tick killers Swimming pool chemicals Mold and mildew killing products Health and… Read more »

Early riser vs. nighthawk: Who’s better off?

Early riser vs. nighthawk: Who’s better off? Are you the early bird who gets the worm, or a night owl burning the midnight oil? The answer may have an impact on your health—and even your career. One study cited in U.S. News & World Report found that teens who are early to bed and early… Read more »

Indoor Air Dangers to Kids

Indoor Air Dangers to Kids Many people think of air pollution as only being a problem when you step outside. But the fact is, it can be just as big of a problem inside your home. Many normal household products emit volatile organic compounds or VOCs that can cause problems like headaches, rashes, nausea and… Read more »