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A new guidebook designed to help staff of public and private agencies respond to families in the child welfare system who are affected by substance use disorders, is now available through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
This Mother's Day, return the care by encouraging her to take her medicine as prescribed, reinforce the importance of diet and exercise, and talk with her doctor about her health.
For busy mothers who take care of everyone around them, finding time to manage their most important asset - health - can be quite a challenge.
Childhood obesity experts urge kids and parents to make a family resolution to get active and stay healthy by turning off televisions, computers and video games during National TV Turnoff Week.
Shelf Tech just unveiled its Safe and Sound Family Protection Safety and Child Identification Kit, the first product in bioscience to put together the five most valuable points of forensic identification for children, adults, and pets.
The Department of Health is reminding South Dakotans to take the first step and prepare for public health emergencies.
Low-income families with pre-school children tend to eat better when dining together as a family, but less nutritiously when the television is on during dinner.
Efforts to encourage Iowans to prepare effectively for public health threats during National Public Week, April 2 to 8.
Being prepared is the best way to help your family cope with an emergency situation.
Lane County's Women, Infants and Children program sees an average of 8,000 clients each month and is a well-used resource for families and families-to-be.
To prevent an accidental poisoning, experts at the Pittsburgh Poison Center at Children's Hospital and UPMC remind parents to keep cleaning products in their original containers and away from curious little children.\n
Results of study may help California officials regulate indoor air purifiers.
Every year Toronto paramedics have to deal with preventable deaths from apparent heart attacks related to snow shovelling.
Study questions 'one size fits all' approach when measuring income's effect on school readiness.
State health officials warned Coloradans not to cut corners to heat their homes by using alternative heating sources.
The best way to improve patient care is to adopt government reforms moving more care closer to patients' homes.
Chemists have created a standardized form of common house dust to support environmental scientists studying our everyday exposure to a catalog of potentially hazardous chemicals.
Home safety education can make a family's home significantly safer.
Virus was linked to the illnesses of more than 400 individuals
Place personal preparedness at the top of 2007 things to do lists