Kids are still kids, even during a pandemic – they play, they get sick and sometimes they get hurt. We spoke to Dr. Angela Dangvu, a CHOC pediatrician, about what parents can do to keep kids safe this summer. COVID-19 precautions With no vaccine currently available, the best way to prevent illness is to avoid […]
Sun and Summer Safety
The top injuries seen at the Emergency Department at CHOC Hospital during the summer season and tips to avoid summer injuries.
Children left in cars or who have access to unlocked vehicles are at risk for heatstroke. CHOC offers tips to protect kids.
Summertime at the outdoor playground makes for perfect family memories, but it can also bring up a lot of worries for parents of active, adventurous kids.
Choosing the right summer camp for kids and teens can be a big decision for parents. A pediatric psychologist weighs in.
We encourage parents to learn how to prevent or treat a snakebite, just in case you encounter one on your adventures.
All parents know the importance of sunscreen and dangers of sunburn. But do you know about other skin reactions to the sun?