Child Safety Proofing Directory
To prevent injuries at home, many parents try to childproof their homes with safety latches, outlet protectors, edge bumpers, and more. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how to babyproof or childproof your home and much more.
Childproof Your Home
WebMD offers tips on how to childproof your home.
Keep Your Kids Healthy This Summer
Kids are more likely to gain extra weight in the summer. Don’t take a break from healthy choices about food, sleep, and exercise over vacation.
Tips to Prevent Poisoning in the Home
WebMD gives advice on keeping household poisons out of reach, and what to do in case of exposure to poisons.
First Aid for Drowning in Children
Learn the steps to take for a drowning emergency.
Germs in the Bedroom
Germs are often spread through shared toys. Try these 10 tips to beat bacteria in the bedroom and playroom.
Gun Safety With Kids in the House
How do you make sure your kids are safe when you have guns in the house? Follow these tips for storing guns and talking to children about them.
The kitchen and bathroom are two of your home's most hazardous areas, where curious toddlers can easily find attractively packaged toxic agents.
Baby Furniture: What Do You Really Need?
There are all kinds of furniture you can buy to deck out your nursery. Learn what you’ll really need and what’s optional.