Common choking hazards include round foods, toys with small parts and toy foods that look like something that could be eaten.
Kids produce more heat during activities and sweat less, which is why they are more susceptible to heat-related illness, especially on hot, humid days.
The bottom line? There is no “child-safe” consumer firework. And parental supervision, while always a good thing, is simply not enough.
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.
A few simple actions can make a huge difference in someone experiencing a seizure.