Safety Articles

Fun in the Sun
Sun and Water Safety

GFM Fun in the Sun Babies under 6 months: The two main recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to prevent sunburn are to avoid s…

ID Theft
Debunking ID Theft Hype

GFM Money is tight for most people these days, and according to a Consumer Reports Money Adviser investigation (ConsumerReports.org.) you don’t need t…

Teen Driving
Top 10 Teen Driving Mistakes

GFM Teens behind the wheel can make any parent nervous, not to mention other drivers on the road. “There are a number of factors that lead to an incre…

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Safety Tips for Raising Teens

GFM Parents of kids entering their teens suddenly find themselves with a different set of concerns than they had just a year or two ago. Teens can be …

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6 Holiday Safety Tips

GFM While the holidays are known for good food, quality time with family and friends and festive fun, the season can also be one of the busiest and mo…

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Preventing SEXUAL ABUSE

GFM As many as one in every four girls and one in every six boys are likely to experience some type of sexual victimization before their eighteenth bi…

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Pumpkin Carving Safety

GFM TRICKS TO AVOID TREATING PUMPKIN CARVING INJURIES Middle Georgia families will visit pumpkin patches and pumpkin vendors this month, and then take…

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ID Theft Prevention

GFM Identity theft is on the rise again, but the editors of Consumer Reports Money Adviser say you don’t need to sign up for expensive services offere…