Navigation Links
Windows Pose Safety Risk for Young Children, Experts Warn
Date:7/8/2011

mize openings. Make sure windows on upper floors are closed or never open more than a few inches. As a rule of thumb, if children can fit their head through the open space, they can fall out.
  • Lock them up. Keep windows closed and locked when they are not being used.
  • "Bottom line, parents need to take extra precautions around windows and keep young children within arms' reach when windows are open," concluded Macy.

    The medical experts at Mott also noted that if a child does fall from a window, call 911 immediately. Never attempt to move a child who appears to be seriously injured, they added.

    More information

    The American Academy of Pediatrics provides more tips on window safety.

    -- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

    SOURCE: University of Michigan Health System, news release, June 22, 2011


    '/>"/>
    Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
    All rights reserved  

    Page: 1 2

    Related medicine news :

    1. Eyes of cattle may become new windows to detect mad cow disease
    2. Eyes of cattle may become new windows to detect mad cow disease
    3. HIPAA HITECH Compliant Mobile Apps Available for Android, Blackberry and Windows Mobile Smartphones
    4. Zen Windows Offers Energy-Efficient Windows With 2010 Tax Credit in Ohio
    5. ORCS Web, Inc Introduces Windows Cloud Server
    6. CED Solutions Offers Free 3-Day Technical Windows 7 Certification Course for Unemployed Individuals
    7. Safety Experts Warn of Fireworks Dangers
    8. Make Water Safety a Priority for Your Kids
    9. New Crib Safety Rules to Take Effect
    10. International team works out secrets of one of worlds most successful patient safety programs
    11. Medical societies respond to the FDAs safety announcement on the use of Actos
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    Related Image:
    Windows Pose Safety Risk for Young Children, Experts Warn
    (Date:7/13/2014)... Advanced boilers are preferred over conventional boilers because ... produce high-capacity power, emit fewer pollutants, and provide ... climate change concerns, many countries have implemented strict ... pollutants coming from fossilfuel-based power plants.North America had ... market., The global power rental market is witnessing ...
    (Date:7/13/2014)... MarketsandMarkets recently conducted a study on the ... rendering; Layout and Animation; Image Reconstruction]: Global Advancements, ... analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints, ... Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin ... of the 3D imaging market, providing an in-depth ...
    (Date:7/13/2014)... TX (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 The Pearland, ... children ranging in age from four months to 12 years ... and karate classes to birthday parties and Summer Camps, is ... Little Gym of Pearland after spending over six ... of roles, including Gym Director. , Berry has over ...
    (Date:7/13/2014)... Recently, 2014QuinceaneraDresses.com, the distinguished special occasion dress ... of gorgeous Quinceanera dresses . , ... Quinceanera outfits is huge. Therefore, 2014QuinceaneraDresses.com is striving ... newly released dresses are made according to the ... vivid. , It is worthy of mention ...
    (Date:7/13/2014)... July 13, 2014 Fadhits.com is popular ... prom dresses are extremely beautiful. Recently, the company has ... for 2014. What’s more, all these outfits are ... off). , Additionally, the supplier is now offering ... elegant Quinceanera dresses, it has many other designs for ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:North America Advanced Boilers Market is Expected to Reach $518.7billion by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America Advanced Boilers Market is Expected to Reach $518.7billion by 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:3D Imaging Market Worth $9.82 Billion By 2018 - Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:3D Imaging Market Worth $9.82 Billion By 2018 - Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:3D Imaging Market Worth $9.82 Billion By 2018 - Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:The Little Gym of Pearland, TX Now Under New Ownership and Management 2Health News:2014QuinceaneraDresses.com Releases Its New Quinceanera Dresses 2Health News:Fadhits.com Announces a Special Offer on Elegant Quinceanera Dresses 2
    ... The flu season will likely hit,hardest in just a ... Control and Prevention, which means now is the time for ... of germs. The classroom,is a key front on the ... the nation is currently attending or working at a school(1). ...
    ... BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 8 Most people are used to ... but when piles of trash block hallways, the top of ... lost (and sometimes never found) in the chaos, the disorganization ... and could be taking its toll on your physical and ...
    ... CrossTech Forums today announced that the second annual ... summit featuring a content partnership with Health Industry Insights, ... Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix, Arizona from April 29-May ... the event is moving to the four-diamond Phoenix resort ...
    ... for delicious food, great,wine and beautiful scenery. In ... The 28th National Beef Cook-Off will come to ... beautiful harvest season to host both,a Home Cook competition ... professional restaurant chefs working in the San Francisco Bay ...
    ... depression yet pain is widely accepted as something to ... a new study from The University of Nottingham examines older ... and social care agencies can address the issue. , The ... an older person,s perspective , aims to highlight the issue ...
    ... Alternext US: ADL), a vertically integrated pharmaceutical company with ... has revised its 2009 Performance and Equity Incentive Compensation ... of the Plan, AMDL has transitioned from a "discretionary ... and cash incentive plan. Incentives are based on ...
    Cached Medicine News:Health News:Clorox Partners With PTA to Help Parents and Teachers Prepare for Height of Flu Season 2Health News:Clorox Partners With PTA to Help Parents and Teachers Prepare for Height of Flu Season 3Health News:Clorox Partners With PTA to Help Parents and Teachers Prepare for Height of Flu Season 4Health News:Is Clutter Making You Fat? Take Natural Solutions Magazine's Clutter Quiz and Get Home Organizing Tips for 2009 2Health News:CrossTech Forums Announces Health IT Insight 2009 Moving to Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix; Executive Summit to Take Place April 29-May 1 2Health News:CrossTech Forums Announces Health IT Insight 2009 Moving to Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix; Executive Summit to Take Place April 29-May 1 3Health News:28th National Beef Cook-Off(R) Seeks 'Sonoma-Style' Recipe Entries 2Health News:28th National Beef Cook-Off(R) Seeks 'Sonoma-Style' Recipe Entries 3Health News:A life with pain -- new study examines the experiences of older people 2Health News:A life with pain -- new study examines the experiences of older people 3Health News:A life with pain -- new study examines the experiences of older people 4Health News:AMDL, Inc. Completes Revision of Performance & Equity Incentive Compensation Plan 2
    (Date:7/11/2014)... 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- VAPETEK™, Inc. has announced ... for use in portable vaporizers, which contains CBD, ... in cannabis, cannabidiol offers consumers a THC-free product ... other vaporizer technology. Photo - ... 483 different compounds which are currently known, two ...
    (Date:7/11/2014)... 11, 2014 According to ... Composition of Material, Application (Healthcare, Homeland security, Industrial ... (Personal Instrument, Hand-Held Instruments, Fixed, and Installed Instruments) ... 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the Scintillator Market is ... from 2014 to 2020, and reach $479.16 Million ...
    (Date:7/11/2014)... ALBANY, New York , July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... published by Transparency Market Research "Endoscopy Devices Market (Endoscopes, ... Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013-2019" the ... billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at ... reach an estimated value of USD 36.9 billion in ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:VAPETEK Releases CBD-Infused eLiquid For The Consumer Market 2Scintillator Market will be worth $479.16 Million by 2020 2Scintillator Market will be worth $479.16 Million by 2020 3Scintillator Market will be worth $479.16 Million by 2020 4Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 2Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 3Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 4Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 5Global Endoscopy Devices Market is Expected to Reach USD 36.9 Billion by 2019: Transparency Market Research 6
    ... Endpoints for Advair Diskus(R) ... Compared to ... African American,patients with asthma treated with Advair Diskus, a combination ... propionate, had a lower rate of exacerbations when,compared with patients ...
    ... multi-center, randomized, open-label study presented ... ... Pharmaceuticals,Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN ) today announced data showing that the ... 24,weeks resulted in more patients achieving diabetes treatment goals of,improved glucose ...
    Cached Medicine Technology:Results From One-Year Study Suggest Advair(R) Provides Important Benefits for African American Patients With Asthma 2Results From One-Year Study Suggest Advair(R) Provides Important Benefits for African American Patients With Asthma 3Use of Mealtime SYMLIN(R) Compared to Rapid-Acting Insulin for Diabetes Therapy Intensification in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Using Basal Insulin 2Use of Mealtime SYMLIN(R) Compared to Rapid-Acting Insulin for Diabetes Therapy Intensification in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Using Basal Insulin 3Use of Mealtime SYMLIN(R) Compared to Rapid-Acting Insulin for Diabetes Therapy Intensification in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Using Basal Insulin 4Use of Mealtime SYMLIN(R) Compared to Rapid-Acting Insulin for Diabetes Therapy Intensification in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Using Basal Insulin 5
    ... dermal matrix derived from donated human skin ... utilizing the standards of the American Association ... Drug Administration's (FDA) guidelines. Since AlloDerm is ... changed in structure from the natural material, ...
    ... a sterile off white, moist, tough but ... and its constituent elastin fibres presented moist ... ready to use in double vacuum packed ... oxygen, and is sterilised by gamma irradiation. ...
    ... TONO-PEN AVIA tonometer is an easy-to-use, ... that correlate strongly with Goldmann tonometry. ... design and advanced electronic measurement technology ... and accurate IOP measurements with minimal ...
    ... The Invisio Digital Flexible Ureteroscope ... features from the proven durable, market ... is also the first device utilizing ... 1 mm Complementary Metal Oxide Semi-Conductor ...
    Medicine Products: