Come to Safe Kids Day at the Oregon Zoo

Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., the Oregon Zoo will host the 15th Annual Safe Kids Day. Safe Kids Day is a fun and interactive safety event about preventing common childhood injuries – and it is free with zoo admission! Child safety and injury prevention are very important: accidents are the leading cause of… Learn More »

Accidental Poisoning Cases Rise in U.S.

30 children die every year in the U.S. from accidental medicine poisoning.  The alarming rise of cases of child poisoning was highlighted in recent report by Portland’s KGW and Seattle’s KING5 news, which tells the story of a doctor whose toddler was poisoned by pills she mistook for candy while trick-or-treating in his office last… Learn More »