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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.

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Advice on safe sleeping for your baby

We reached out to pediatrician and SIDS researcher Rachel Moon, MD, for advice on safe sleeping for your baby and possible risks leading to SIDS.

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When traveling with little ones, consider these expert tips

Before you hit the road or take to the skies this holiday season, here’s what pediatricians from Children’s National Health System want you to know.