Parenting in the age of COVID-19: Coping with six common challenges

26th Jan 2022

As families grapple with an ever-changing normal, stress and anxiety can escalate. We turned to Erica Lee, PhD, and Keneisha Sinclair-McBride, PhD, psychologists in Boston Children’s Department of Psychiatry, for answers to six common parenting challenges. Challenge #1: Struggling with schedules With everyone […]

Limits for Little Ones

7th Dec 2021

Babies and toddlers have big feelings that they can’t always control. When they have tantrums and “act up,” they’re often showing you they are overwhelmed by their feelings and need support. To develop self-control, young children need limits they can […]

SKE Outdoors Recalls Kids Bike Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury

20th Sep 2021

Name of Product:TurboSke Kids Toddler Bike Helmets Hazard:The bicycle helmets do not comply with the U.S. CPSC federal safety standard for bicycle helmets, posing a risk of head injury. Remedy:RefundReplace Recall Date:September 01, 2021Units: About 860

Get your FREE PCR test

4th Aug 2021

https://health.ri.gov/forms/covid-K-12-FollowUpPCR.pdf

Safety Recall

19th Jul 2021

Walgreens Recalls Disney Baby Winnie the Pooh Rattle Sets Due to Choking Hazard Recalled Disney Baby Winnie the Pooh Rattle Set Name of productDisney Baby Winnie the Pooh Rattle Sets HazardThe feet on the Winnie the Pooh rattle can detach, […]

Bicycle Recall

19th Jul 2021

Academy Sports + Outdoors Recalls Ozone 500 Girls’ and Boys’ Elevate 24-Inch Bicycles Due to Fall and Injury Hazards Recalled Ozone 500 Girls’ Elevate 24 in Bicycle Name of productOzone 500® Girls’ and Boys’ Elevate 24-Inch Bicycles HazardThe rear shock […]

Treating bug bites and stings in children

24th Jun 2021

As the weather gets warmer, it’s not only kids who come out to play – all the creepy-crawlies do, too. With all sorts of bugs flying and crawling around playgrounds and your backyard, your child might be more at risk […]

$200 Million Rental Assistance Program

9th Mar 2021

PROVIDENCE – A new, $200 million rental assistance program will be launched in Rhode Island this month for tenants and landlords who have been hurt by the COVID-19 pandemic. A new webpage and signup form, unveiled Tuesday by the R.I. […]