Health Plan Partners Blog: children
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Tuesday, June 23, 2020 SUMMER SAFETY: HOW TO PROTECT CHILDREN WHILE SWIMMING OR NEAR WATER Drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional injury in children. Children 1 to 4 years old are the most vulnerable age group to die of drowning. This population’s vulnerability increases when exposed to unsupervised bodies of water. READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 17, 2017 7 fast, effective garage door safety tips (BPT) - You probably put little thought into your garage door. You touch a button. The door opens, closes and you go about your day. While the garage door — the largest, heaviest moving object in your home — serves as the primary entry point of the home to many of us, it can also be dangerous if not used and maintained properly. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 What is the harm in leaving a child alone in the car? Heat stroke (hyperthermia) is the biggest danger. Heat stroke can damage the brain and other body organs. It can even lead to death. It doesn’t take long for a child’s body temperature to become too high very fast when left in a car because: READ MORE >>