The Academy can help pediatricians inspire kids of all ages to stick to their New Year's resolutions. Suggestions for a healthy new year are available in both English and Spanish at Click on Press Room and Seasonal Safety Tips. Feel free to share tips with patients, parents and the media.

National campaigns addressing children's health provide opportunities to approach the media:

American Heart Month,

International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month,

National Children's Dental Health Month,

National Burn Awareness Week (Feb. 3-9),

National Donor Day (Feb. 14),

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Helen J. Binns, M.D., FAAP, MSNBC, age-appropriate games for children.

Joseph A. Bocchini Jr., M.D., FAAP, Chicago Tribune, vaccines ruined by poor refrigeration; Marketwatch, more vaccines, less disease.

Ari Brown, M.D., FAAP, CNN, bisphenol-A in baby formula cans.

Marilyn J. Bull, M.D., FAAP, Indianapolis Star, car seat safety.


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