More than 90 percent of poisonings happen within the home, especially within the kitchen and bathroom. Many common household products can be dangerous if inhaled or swallowed — especially for young children. Items such as cleaning products and medications are the highest risks. To keep your family safe from these hazards, here are a few tips for poison-proofing your home.
In recent years, concussions have been getting a lot of attention — especially surrounding sports and the safety of its players. If you have a child or children that participates in a sport, or even if you do not, it’s important to know the signs of a concussion and how to appropriately treat it.
Comfort often originates in the kitchen, whether the process of preparing food or the gathering of loved ones to share in its consumption. With the holiday season just around the corner, many of us will find ourselves spending a lot of time in the kitchen. However, cooking large family meals and holiday treats there is also the threat of experiencing discomfort — in the form of unexpected injuries.