Safety Tips

How to Recognize Trafficking When You See It

How to Recognize Trafficking When You See It

Last week, we covered the unhinged online conspiracy theory that Wayfair is trafficking children through overpriced office furniture. However, child trafficking is very real. Would you know it if you saw it? Should They Be in School? According to UK-based National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, kids …

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Stranger Danger? Maybe Not, Experts Say.

Stranger Danger? Maybe Not, Experts Say.

For decades, “Stranger Danger” has been the myth we teach our children. The simple, rhyming warning is designed to make kids wary of the stereotypical predator. You know, the man in the trench coat with pockets full of candy? He’s driving a windowless van past an elementary school. Unfortunately, many …

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Can Drinking Too Much Water Be Dangerous for Kids?

Can Drinking Too Much Water Be Dangerous for Kids?

We’re always hearing about how important it is to drink more water. But can you ever have too much? There is such a thing as water intoxication. Also called water poisoning, it most often occurs accidentally when a person tries to drink too much water after becoming dehydrated. However, encouraging–or …

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4 Tips for Talking to Children About Race Issues

4 Tips for Talking to Children About Race Issues

As the world reacts to the death of George Floyd, now is a fantastic time to start teaching your children about racial issues, if you haven’t already started. Talking to your children while they’re still young can help make a world of difference for their future. Here are our top …

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Hot Vehicles and Child Safety: A Preventable Tragedy

Hot Vehicles and Child Safety: A Preventable Tragedy

Summer has arrived, and with it comes certain heat-associated dangers. Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter spoke out, reminding people to never leave their children or pets unattended in vehicles. Leaving Children in Hot Cars is a Preventable Tragedy “This is a preventable tragedy,” said Attorney General Hunter. “It’s important for …

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Helping Your Child Beat the Lockdown Blues

Helping Your Child Beat the Lockdown Blues

Being a kid and being stuck at home all day away from their friends isn’t exactly easy. It also isn’t easy having your entire world turned upside down and missing out on the last few weeks of schools. What can you do to help your child cope during this time? …

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