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Microwave Safety for Kids

Monday, March 24, 2014

Children’s National Health System’s emergency pediatrician Joanna Cohen, MD, and Children's National dietitian Megan Barn weigh in on the potential dangers microwaves pose and provide safety tips for families.

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Common Dangers for Kids During Holiday Parties

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Topic(s): Burns, Safety

The gathering of family and friends at holiday parties can be an exciting and wonderful experience for children. However, Children’s National Emergency Medicine pediatrician, Joanna Cohen, MD, warns parents that holiday parties can also present some hidden dangers to your little ones. Learn about the potential dangers and how you can protect your children at holiday parties this season.

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