Fall Safety Tips
Winter Fires – Safety Tips for the Home
How to use space heaters.
Check and replace fire extinguishers.
Allergies in children – Information from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network – learn about allergies and sign up for a newsletter.
Allergies Health Center: WebMD
Something in the air from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Allergy Facts from MedicineNet
What are allergy shots from Mayo Clinic
According to the National Safety Counselin 2007, more than 21,700 Americans died as a result of falls and more than 7.9 million were injured by a fall including over 1.8 million older adults who had a fall-related injury that resulted in an emergency room visit. Only 50% of older people who have fractured their hip return home to independent living.
See the statistics and ways to prevent falls in the home.
Keeping your home safe from the New York State Department of Health.