Restrictive feeding, although well intentioned, has a dark side. Research indicates that restrictive feeding isn’t working for kids and may be promoting an environment of overeating. It also links this practice to weight gain.
Eighty percent of crashes involving children occur within 20 minutes of home and at speeds less than 45 mph. Riding in the country is no guarantee of safety. In fact, over half of fatal accidents happen in rural areas.
Because some allergies can have such dire consequences, even parents of unaffected children must be aware of allergic reactions that might appear without warning or that might occur when a playmate is visiting.