Checkup Newsroom (Trick or Treat)

2019
October
29,
2019
| 11:11 PM America/Chicago
Tomorrow night, your biggest worry should be how much candy you are allowing your kids to eat on Halloween. Before you head out with your little trick-or-treaters, here are a few tips for you and your family to keep in mind this Halloween. 1. Remi...
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2016
October
30,
2016
| 03:05 AM America/Chicago
Remember - tonight when the little ghouls and goblins come trick-or-treating at your door, you most likely don't know the child under the mask. The children who knock on your door may be walking up your steps with special developmental or health n...
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2015
October
28,
2015
| 09:28 PM America/Chicago
Razor blades in apples? Poisoned candy? We’ve heard these scary tales since we were little kids. Parents make sure you check your kids’ candy before they begin munching on their treats, but know that many of the stories you’ve heard are meant t...
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October
27,
2015
| 03:37 PM America/Chicago
If you ask someone to say the first thing that comes to their mind about Halloween, it would likely be candy. Halloween can be a particularly challenging time of year for families and children dealing with diabetes. Whether a family is dealing wit...
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October
25,
2015
| 01:23 AM America/Chicago
Your kids have baskets full of sugary candy after trick-or-treating. How can you let them have some sweets while trying to keep them healthy? Limiting how much Halloween candy your kids eat isn't as tricky as it seems. Stop them from getting too m...
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