Articles for Tag: "fireworks"

How to stay safe on the Fourth of July 
How to stay safe on the Fourth of July
A doctor shares tips on how to have a fun and safe weekend with your kids.
Fireworks sent this many people to the emergency room last year  Featured
Fireworks sent this many people to the emergency room last year
These tips will help keep you safe.
Warning: Your fireworks can trigger PTSD 
Warning: Your fireworks can trigger PTSD
Although most people are aware of the physical dangers of lighting explosives, the emotional side effects are commonly overlooked.
Are relaxed laws causing more firework injuries? 
Are relaxed laws causing more firework injuries?
A new study finds a significant increase in the number of U.S. children hospitalized due to fireworks.
Infographic: 5 summer fire safety tips  Featured
Infographic: 5 summer fire safety tips
Bonfires and fireworks can be fun if handled properly. Follow these guidelines to avoid injury.
Doctors working to reduce need for amputations  Featured
Doctors working to reduce need for amputations
Two NFL players burned by fireworks have shed light on efforts to save limbs.
Infographic: Know your risks for fireworks injuries  Featured
Infographic: Know your risks for fireworks injuries
Get the facts on these all too common injuries and celebrate safely this 4th of July.