Posts Tagged ‘Children’

Children Learn What They Live

May 27, 2011

Source: Children Learn What They Live By Dorothy Law Nolte, Ph.D.

If children live with criticism, they learn to condemn.

 

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Infant Safety Tips

January 6, 2011
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Infant Safety Tips (Source:Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center)

Listed below are a few reminders on how to keep your baby safe at home.

Avoid leaving your infant alone.

  1. Never leave your baby at home alone. If no other adult is at home, take your baby with you.
  2. Only leave your baby alone in a room when he/she is in a crib or a playpen.
  3. Stay with your baby when he/she is on a dressing table, bed or couch. Stay near your baby when he/she is an infant seat, swing or high chair.
  4. Never leave your baby alone in a room with a dog or cat or any uncaged pet. The pet could injure your baby.

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Household Safety:Tips to Prevent Children From Falling Out of Windows

January 6, 2011

Household Safety: Tips to Prevent Children From Falling Out of Windows (sourced from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center)

As temperatures rise, often so do the windows of peoples’ homes. Some people want to air out their home after a long winter while others do so to get a break from the heat. An unfortunate side effect of open windows is an increase in window falls.

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Potential hazards to children

January 6, 2011

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  1. Star: Boy, five, chokes to death on curtain tie-back
  2. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center:Safety House

ALOR SETAR: A young boy choked to death after he was caught in a curtain tie-back at his house in Seberang Jalan Putera here.

Five-year-old Tan Yin Sheng (pic) was in the hall of the house at Taman Timah, playing and going through some new kindergarten books with his grandmother Cheah Siew Eng at about 9.30pm on Tuesday.

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