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A new bill was introduced in Massachusetts that would require parents to install rear-facing carseats for their toddlers and infants under the age of 2 or weighing under 30 pounds. This would allow the carseat to act as a "turtleshell", protecting the passenger's head, neck, and spine in the ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2020-01-07 [Last revised: 2020-01-07]


With COVID-19 case numbers spiking back up in the US, here are some resources that can help you find your nearest COVID-19 test center. You can also check your state government's website to find other local locations. [CVS Testing][1] [Walgreens Testing][2] [Locate your nearby testing ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2020-06-27 [Last revised: 2020-06-27]


During a time like this, we may be afraid to visit the doctor directly at their offices. By scheduling a virtual appointment, you can ensure the safety of not only yourself, but those normally working at an office as well. Here is a tool that can help you find a doctor accepting virtual ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2020-07-08 [Last revised: 2020-07-08]


In the hot summer months, heat exhaustion and heat stroke can happen when body temperatures get too high. Below is an infographic provided by the CDC that details the symptoms of heat illnesses. ![Heat Illness][1] [1]: ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2020-08-02 [Last revised: 2020-08-02]


Winter is upon us, and those of us living in colder areas are all familiar with snow. Fun for the kids, but it makes commuting a nightmare. Here a few resources that provide methods to prevent getting into accidents on the slippery roads. Winter driving tips from AAA: [Click ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2019-12-10 [Last revised: 2019-12-10]


The current COVID-19 numbers in America are high, yet children are starting to go back to school. This is the CDC's approach to reopening schools. This article talks about risk of spread among students and teachers, how to plan for an emergency, reducing the spread of the virus, and more. ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2020-08-22 [Last revised: 2020-08-22]


The weather is getting hotter, and the days longer. Outside, the temperatures may seem nice, but inside a car, temperatures can increase up to [20 degrees Fahrenheit every 10 minutes][1]. Leaving your children or pets inside a hot car can be lethal, with an [average of 38][2] children dying each ...

by Cindy Zhang | 2020-07-15 [Last revised: 2020-07-15]