Many injuries can be avoided by taking preventive steps at home, on the road, and when you're at play.
Drowning is a silent killer. Dr. Martin blows his lifeguard whistle to keep you and your kids safe this summer.
For safety's sake, look through your home often. Keep an eye out for not-so-obvious
Something as simple as getting out of bed properly can help to ease strain on your
back and prevent injury.
Infants and children under age 4 are particularly at risk for choking on food or small objects because their upper airways are smaller, and they tend to explore things with their mouths.
Choking hazards in the home: round, firm foods, such as grapes and popcorn, and small
nonfood items, such as coins, balloons, and marbles.
Because most accidental child strangulations, chokings, and suffocations happen in
the home, it's important to carefully childproof your residence.
You can help keep your children safe by following these precautions.
With a few cutting-edge tips from experts who use knives for a living -- top chefs
-- you can avoid the biggest danger of kitchen work.
Detailed information on bicycle, in-line skating, and skateboarding safety
Read on for specific safety and injury prevention tips for wheel sports--from biking
and inline skating to skateboarding and scooters.