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How to reduce choking hazards

Common choking hazards include round foods, toys with small parts and toy foods that look like something that could be eaten.

Why it’s dangerous for babies to sleep on sofas

In a study published in the journal Pediatrics, researchers found a strong association between sleeping on sofas and infant deaths.

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Microwave safety for kids

For children, the most common microwave injury is burns. Fortunately, there are several ways to help keep your kids safe when using a microwave.

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Gardening and landscape safety tips for kids

Dr. Joanna Cohen shares tips on how to keep your children safe during gardening and landscape activities.

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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.