Helpful Hints


The Illinois Department of Public Health has compiled this comprehensive list from government sources in order to inform the public about consumer products that may pose a safety hazard to children. These recalls, ordered by federal government agencies like the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, are categorized by topic. The information provided below includes those recalls from 1989 to present. For additional information visit the link below.

Ready To Potty Train?

Is your toddler ready to start potty training? Here, you'll learn the basics of potty training, and find potty training tips to help the toilet transition go as smoothly as possible. 

10 Mistakes New Parents Make In The First Year

No matter how many parenting books you've read, how many nieces or nephews you've watched grow up or how many years you've clocked babysitting, becoming a mom for the first time catapults you into an entirely foreign world that you could never be fully prepared for or expect.