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How to keep your family safe during fireworks season

The bottom line? There is no “child-safe” consumer firework. And parental supervision, while always a good thing, is simply not enough.

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The dangers of button batteries

When swallowed, button batteries pose a high risk for injury and complications, including death, because of the chemical reaction they can cause in the esophagus, or food pipe.

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Sunburn safety

Be sure you know your sunburn safety basics: sunburn protection, how to choose a sunscreen and how to treat burns.

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Q&A: What are the symptoms of a brain bleed?

Typical brain bleed symptoms include acute onset headache, seizures, nausea, vomiting and mental status changes.

Poison Ivy Plants

How to treat poison ivy and poison oak rashes in kids

The best prevention is to teach your children how to recognize poisonous plants and stay away from them.