Wearing a helmet can reduce your child’s risk of head injury by as much as 85%. Our pediatrician offers tips for choosing the best one — and for getting your pint-sized biker to wear it!
Riding bikes with your children makes for some great summer fun. But before you hit the road, be sure to learn these important safety tips.
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“Yes, you must wear your helmet!” How many times have you had to tell your child that as she hops on her bike? Allison Brindle, MD, of Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, says keep it up. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, 51,000 people were injured in 2010 because of failure to wear a helmet … Read More