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Safety

  • 10 Ways to Keep Your Family Safe
  • 5 Home Safety Threats You Might Overlook
    For safety's sake, look through your home often. Keep an eye out for not-so-obvious hazards.
  • 5 Key Mistakes Parents Make With Car Seats
    Safe Kids Worldwide estimates that three out of four children too small for seatbelts are incorrectly restrained in car seats or booster seats.
  • A Common Plastic Comes Under Scrutiny
    Polycarbonate plastic is durable, impact-resistant, and clear. It is widely used in food and beverage containers, but research has raised concerns over its health effects.
  • A Heads-Up for Football Safety
    Coaches should tell players not to tackle or block with their heads or run head-down with the ball.
  • A Primer for Preschooler Safety
    Your little ones can learn a lot about safety if you take some time to teach them. Here's an ABC that you and your children can recite together.
  • A Recipe for Food Safety
    Although most foodborne illness stems from raw animal foods -- such as eggs, meats and dairy products -- fruits and vegetables may carry germs, too.
  • A Safety Checklist for Parents
    You can help keep your children safe by following these precautions.
  • About Balance and Safety
    A balance disorder is a disturbance of the inner ear that can make you feel unsteady or like you’re moving or spinning.
  • ADHD Drugs Safe, Experts Say
    Parents of kids with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) face a tough choice: whether to medicate their children or not.
  • Air Bags and Kids
    A car with an air bag is considered safer than a car without one. But for children under 12 years old, air bags can be dangerous.
  • All About Child Passenger Safety
    Installing your child's car seat properly and using it every time your son or daughter rides in the car is one of the best ways to help keep him or her safe in case of an accident.
  • Avoid Injury Around Barbecue Grills
    Because barbecue grills are operated in a casual, relaxed atmosphere, they tend to be taken for granted. And that can lead to serious injury.
  • Avoiding Non-Impact Eye Injuries
    You may think wearing goggles is enough to protect your eyes, but many injuries can happen to your eyes that goggles won't prevent.
  • Basketball: Make Safety a Point
    Experts say players can avoid injury by strengthening muscles through a supervised weight-training program before the season. That helps prevent injuries to knees and ankles, the most common court injuries.