Health and Safety Tips

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Accidental Adult Poisonings Increase During COVID-19 Pandemic

Using disinfectant products the wrong way is causing an increase in accidental adult poisonings.

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Preventing Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

The Injury Prevention Center at the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (ChaD), in partnership with Safe Kids New Hampshire, offers these tips to both prevent and identify carbon monoxide in your home.

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Pedestrian and Transportation School Safety for Children

Now that the kids are back in school, it's important to discuss the importance of pedestrian and transportation safety with your children.

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Water Safety Tips

As you prepare to enjoy the water this summer, it’s important to remember these safety tips to keep you and your family safe.

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Back-to-School Means Backpacks

Each year, tens of millions of students in the U.S. use a backpack, but how do you know if your child’s backpack is safe?

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Celebrate with Fireworks Safely - Be Prepared, Be Safe, Be Responsible

Here are tips for keeping you—and your family—safe during the most popular season for fireworks.

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Bicycle Safety: See. Be Seen

Riding a bike is a favorite summertime activity for children. Here are several ways to make sure your child stays bike-safe.

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Could My Child Have Asthma?

Understanding what asthma is and how to manage your child’s asthma.

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Keeping Your Child Buckled Up

Here are some tips for keeping your child safe in car and booster seats.

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning and Camping

When you’re away from home this summer keep the air you are there to enjoy, safe.

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