St. Peter’s Children’s Health Center

LiveSmart: Heading Out for Adventure? Pack a First Aid Kit!

August 30, 2018

Away from home, you’re also away from your medicine cabinet and, depending on how far you go, your family doctor and convenient health care facilities. A simply stocked first aid kit can keep routine cuts, scrapes and headaches from ruining your trip. [...]

LiveSmart: Kids and Diabetes — A Weighty Issue

November 9, 2016

It is a story that is familiar to anyone who follows the news – the number of American children who are overweight or obese is skyrocketing. Even more frightening is that Type 2 diabetes – historically found in adults – is increasingly being discovered in young adults and adolescents. [...]

LiveSmart: Poison Ingestion is an EMERGENCY

January 27, 2016

Parents, guardians, grandparents, and caregivers: Take a moment, right now, and add the Poison Control Center number (1-800-222-1222) as a contact in your smartphone. Having it readily available can save precious minutes in an emergency. [...]
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