Tips for a Safe Fourth of July

Northwestern Medicine
Health and Wellness July 03, 2014
Each year, I see numerous patients come into our emergency department who are injured in firework-related accidents.  

Remember, the best way to stay safe this weekend is to leave the celebrations up to the professionals and avoid handling fireworks all together. As we head into a safe and enjoyable Fourth of July holiday, here are a few tips to stay safe and avoid injuries:

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