Death among children and adolescents
Accidents (unintentional injuries) are, by far, the leading cause of death among children and teens.
Regular hand washing helps prevent the spread of viruses and bacteria and is especially important during cold and flu season.
Health Precaution Tip
A good night’s sleep is important for kids and teens to prepare for a day of school or activities.
See a doctor when
Vaccination is your best defence against this serious respiratory illness, which can cause high fevers, runny nose, severe cough, muscle aches and more.