Posts during January 2016

Winter Coats and Car Seat Safety

Winter Coats and Car Seat Safety Winter has arrived and as temperatures drop, you’re probably bundling up your children in cozy winter coats. But did you know that puffy winter coats can be dangerous when worn under car seat harnesses? These harnesses need to fit snugly in order to prevent your child from shifting abruptly in…
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Now Open: Dell Children’s Safety Store

Now Open: Dell Children’s Safety Store For families in need, accessing affordable child safety items like car seats and helmets just got easier, thanks to safety experts at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas. Simply Safety is a new family-centered community safety store made possible by the hospital’s Injury Prevention team. Inside, you’ll find everything from safety seats and life jackets to…
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Rethinking ADHD Diagnoses

Rethinking ADHD Diagnoses Over the past two decades, there has been a spike in the diagnoses of attention hyperactivity deficit disorder (ADHD) in children. Are there more kids with ADHD or are they being over-diagnosed and, ultimately, overmedicated? “Attentional issues are common experiences among all children, so most people endorse having some symptoms…
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