Influenza (Flu) – Information on what to look for, how to treat and/or prevent, etc.

Much of this information is from the CDC.  Check their website at www.cdc.gov for more information Influenza is dangerous for children Flu illness is more dangerous than the common cold for children. Each year, millions of children get sick with seasonal flu; thousands of children are hospitalized, and some children die from flu. Children commonly […]

October is Fire Prevention Month

October is National Fire Prevention Month.  Fire Prevention Week is always observed each year during the week of Oct. 8-10 in commemoration of the Great Chicago Fire that killed hundreds, burned thousands of structures and scorched 2,000 acres of land. Children under five and adults over 65 are more than twice as likely to die […]