About First Aid Guides for Parents
Whether it's a medical emergency or minor injury, we've got the first-aid info you need.
Printable Safety Guides - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
First aid and other guidance for emergency situations.
Broken Bones for Parents
Many kids will have a broken bone at some point. Here's what to expect.
Dealing With Cuts for Parents
Find out how to handle minor cuts at home - and when to get medical care for a more serious injury.
Shellfish Allergy for Parents
Shellfish allergy can cause serious reactions. Find out common symptoms of allergic reactions and how to respond.
Sleep and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old for Parents
By this age, your baby should be on the way to having a regular sleep pattern, sleeping longer at night, and taking 2 or 3 naps during the day.
Sleep and Your 1- to 3-Month-Old for Parents
At this age, babies generally have their days and nights straightened out. Many infants even "sleep through the night," which means 5 or 6 hours at a time.
Sleep and Your Newborn for Parents
Newborn babies don’t yet have a sense of day and night. They wake often to eat – no matter what time it is.
Sleep and Your 8- to 12-Month-Old for Parents
Sleep problems are common in the second half of a baby's first year. It's best to respond to your baby's needs with the right balance of concern and consistency.
First Aid: Cuts for Parents
Most cuts can be safely treated at home. But deeper cuts - or any wounds that won't stop bleeding - need emergency medical treatment.