After a serious accident, it is fairly easy to detect physical injuries. They are visible and often extremely painful.
Taking the kids to the pool can be a fun and popular activity during the warm summer months. It keeps kids active on the hottest days of the year.
Parents are protective of their children by nature. That is why it can be incredibly challenging for parents in Allentown to entrust their young child's care to another person—even another member of their family. Parents know their child best, after all.
When a reckless driver slams into another vehicle, the other driver could easily hit their head on the steering wheel or the window upon impact. They might even black out for a moment after the crash. When they come to, they might have trouble remembering the accident and have an excruciating headache.
Ask your neighbors, friends and family members - what is the leading cause of death in the United States for people ages 1 to 44? Cancer? Heart disease? Suicide?
During cold weather months, don't risk hypothermia in order to keep your heating bill down.
Earlier this month, an Allentown resident was tragically hit by two motor vehicles while riding on an electric scooter. The first car struck the man as he was riding along, which sent him flying into traffic. A United States Postal Service truck then hit the man again.
Pennsylvania parking lots are surprisingly dangerous places. The National Safety Council reports that there are upwards of 50,000 crashes in parking lots and garages each year. These crashes result in more than 500 deaths and 60,000 injuries. We may assume that parking lots are relatively safe because of the slow speeds, but these statistics prove that is not always the case.
A recent Popular Science article relayed information about a previously relatively unconsidered subset of child injuries: burns. Minor burns are pretty common, with children suffering scalds from hot water or touching hot stoves every day across the country, but this article highlights something that many of us might not consider a burn hazard: instant soup and ramen.
Thanksgiving is a festive time of year. We enjoy a hearty meal with loved ones, have a little discourse and follow up the feast with football. Thanksgiving isn't always just merriment, though.