Health and Safety

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Find health and safety information, activities and lesson plans for your kids or students.

Find advice for teens on how to be street smart when you're out in public. These tips will help you stay safe and make smart choices when you are out. Ear Protection, Live And Learn, Music Activities, Street Smart, Parent Resources, Health And Safety, Mens Sunglasses, Drown, Usa News

Protecting your ears

Loud noise can hurt your ears even when you’re young. Learn about earbuds, why ear protection is important, and how to protect your ears. Plus, what’s too loud?

Walking is a great way to get active- pedestrian-friendly design can help communities walk more! Sita Ram, Baby Hairs, Parent Resources, Pedestrian, Health And Safety, Cute Babies, Health Care, Parents, Healthy Eating

Designing Walkable Communities

Learn how improving walkability provides many opportunities for people to be physically active.

Multistate Outbreaks of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks, 2017 (Final Update) Backyard Poultry, Chickens Backyard, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Live Poultry, Day Old Chicks, Laying Hens, Pet Chickens, Rabbits

Multistate Outbreaks of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks, 2017 (Final Update) | Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Due to Live Poultry | June 2017 | Salmonella

Information on selected multistate gastrointestinal (enteric) disease outbreak investigations linked to animals and animal products.

Here Is How To Remove A Tick Safely From Pets And People-I know its gross but still good to know Heightened Sense Of Smell, Tick Removal, Eco Friendly House, How To Start Running, Lyme Disease, Parent Resources, First Aid, Ticks, Health And Safety

Tick removal | CDC

Information on ticks and tickborne disease. Provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Snacks can keep kids going between meals. Check out our video on frozen fruit cups for healthy treat! Healthy Meals For Kids, Healthy Treats, Kids Meals, Healthy Recipes, Healthy Food, Frozen Fruit Cups, Good Food, Nutrition, Sweets

Healthy Snack #5: Frozen Fruit Cups

Ingredients and steps to make this fun frozen treat to keep you cool this summer.

Are you fighting w/ your friends? Having nightmares? Feeling anxious or out of control? Talk to an adult you trust. Mental Health Disorders, Mental Health Problems, Pin Interest, Parent Resources, Health And Safety, Talking To You, First Time, Parents, Exercise

Talking to your parents about emotional problems |

Talking to your parents about emotional problems

Getting Fresh Veggies and Fruits from your local Farmers will always be a good healthy option. Think Global, Eat Local! Fettucine Alfredo, Fresh Fruits And Vegetables, Organic Recipes, Farmers Market, Whole Food Recipes, Vegan Recipes, Stuffed Peppers, White Plains, South Miami

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Want to eat more farm-fresh fruit and vegetables? Find a farmers market near you here:

Learn the signs of a healthy relationship and get some quick tips on how to build strong bonds: Healthy Relationships, Relationship Tips, Parent Resources, Health And Safety, Lesson Plans, Parents, Teen, Strong, Signs

Healthy relationships

Healthy relationships begin with trust and communication. We have lots of information for teen girls on how to have a healthy relationship.

Changes during puberty can be so confusing! Learn about female puberty and what happens to girls’ bodies and minds during adolescence. Science Lesson Plans, Parent Resources, Things Happen, Adolescence, Health And Safety, Pimples, Family Life, Growing Up, Scary


Changes during puberty can be so confusing! Learn about female puberty and what happens to girls’ bodies and minds during adolescence.

A food processor, they transform into this cold soft serve custard like ice Healthy Meals For Two, Healthy Foods To Eat, Healthy Desserts, Dessert Recipes, Healthy Recipe Videos, Easy Healthy Recipes, 21 Day Fix, Sin Gluten, Pbs Food

One-Ingredient Ice Cream | Kitchen Explorers | PBS Food

I’m a firm believer in that if something seems too good to be true, chances are good that it is. Even though I call myself a culinary realist at heart, once in a while I’ll come across a recipe or concept that seems so crazy I have to try it just to satisfy my curiosity because I want to believe it’s true. But when I read about making ice cream with one-ingredient, I thought, “no way… too gimmicky.” That is, until I tried it. Perhaps you’ve read about the famous …

If you want to eat something that is good for your health, consider eating salmon. Take a look at these 37 healthy, delicious salmon recipes. looks super delish! Read more: 37 Healthy Delicious Salmon Recipes Low Carb High Fat, Low Carb Diet, Paleo Diet, Eating Paleo, Banting Diet, Dieta Mind, Fatty Liver, Fatty Fish, Fat Burning Foods

Find Meals for Kids When Schools are Closed

Nutritious free meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations throughout the nation throughout the summer while school is out of session. Use the mapping tool below to find a site near you. Site information for 2018 will start becoming available in early May. New sites will be added throughout the summer. Please check back often for updated information.

Free Children's Book from the CDC: Amazing Me - Its Being - Thanks to Magazine! - Pinned by – Please Visit for all our pediatric therapy pins. Good Books, My Books, Amazing Books, Free Books, Cool Science Experiments, Parent Resources, Learning Through Play, Children With Autism, Speech And Language

Amazing Books for Amazing Children

CDC’s children’s books, Amazing Me and Where is Bear?, provide a fun story for little ones and give parents information on developmental monitoring.

If you’re taking a family vacation to the beach in the coming weeks, and you’re worried about letting your children swim in the ocean, check this advice from Florida’s Fish and Wildlife Service before you go: Parent Resources, Health And Safety, Higher Education, Lesson Plans, Parents, Wildlife, Florida, Swimming, Ocean

Education | USAGov

Find government information on education including primary, secondary, and higher education.

You’ve got sniffles, sneezing, and a sore throat. Is it a cold, flu, or allergies? Fever And Sore Throat, Swine Flu, Converse, Natural Cough Remedies, Get Educated, Sick Kids, Children Images, Vitamin D, Sons

Cold, Flu, or Allergy?

You’ve got sniffles, sneezing, and a sore throat. Is it a cold, flu, or allergies? Learn to tell them apart so you can choose the best treatment.

 Make a family emergency plan today. September is National Preparedness Month. Hurricane Preparedness, Disaster Preparedness, Family Emergency, Emergency Kits, National Preparedness Month, Outdoor Dog, Outdoor Life, Natural Disasters, Health And Safety

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Get Informed Know what disasters could affect your area, which could call for an evacuation and when to shelter in place. Keep a NOAA Weather Radio tuned to your local emergency station and monitor TV, radio and follow mobile alert and mobile warnings about severe weather in your area. Download the FEMA app and get weather alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five different locations anywhere in the United States. Make a Plan