Plan ahead. Talk to the Scout's parents. Be smart about storage and labeling. Review the eight steps for dealing with a youth member’s medication.
The third-annual Pool Safely Pledge Week is July 18 to 24, 2016. The Boy Scouts of America is a partner in promoting this important safety message.
The Eagle Scout who made headlines with a campaign against texting while driving is back with an important safety message about Pokémon GO.
The Boy Scouts of America has plenty of aquatics fun in store for Scouts this summer. It's fun to have fun, but you have to know how to do it safely.
BSA initiatives on the responsible use of medicine, on physical activity and on nutrition align with what the Surgeon General deems most important.
You can't learn how to perform CPR from a blog post. Consider the CPR guidelines here to be a jumping-off point before you take more-formal training.
The Boy Scouts of America this week launched the SCOUTStrong Be MedWise award, which encourages young people to learn about the responsible use of medicine.
What does your Scout unit do about prescription medication on Scout trips? Share your responses with the Scouting community in this Tuesday Talkback.
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings saved a choking woman and pointed to his time in Scouting when explaining where he learned the abdominal thrusts he used.
This week (July 27 to Aug. 2, 2015) is Pool Safely Pledge Week, presented by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.