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Winter Safety Tips for Your Children

Boy playing in snow/frostbite

Guest post by Marianna Gagina, MD and Sharon Dembinski, RN, Memorial Hospital Primary Care, Conway NH. With the winter solstice just behind us and months of cold weather to come, are you aware of the best way to keep your children safe?Memorial Hospital’s pediatric department shares some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics for staying safe and warm […]

Keys to Teaching Your Teen to Drive

Did you hear about the new mobile phone app a Tennessee grandfather created after driving with his teenaged granddaughter?  The Safety Information and Protection System (SIPS) notifies parents with a text message if their teen driver is speeding, texting while driving, or exceeding a pre-set boundary. It’s not the only app designed to monitor teen drivers – there is even […]