Posted in Serious Injury on July 3, 2017
Reported by WBZ News, a teen’s hand and fingers were badly injured when a firework accidentally went off this past Saturday outside of Boston. The whole event happened very quickly, with no time to run or throw the explosive- and unfortunately ended in a trip to the ER. To learn more about this tragedy, click here…. read more
Head trauma in young people is a growing concern, with 3.8 million concussions reported each year, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of disability and death in children and adolescents in the United States. According to the CDC, the two age groups at greatest risk… read more
Posted in Serious Injury on July 2, 2016
Fireworks may be one of the most iconic and festive ways to celebrate the Fourth of July – they are also dangerous. One needs to look no further than New York Giants Defensive End Jason Pierre-Paul’s mangled hand to see the damage fireworks can do. Pierre-Paul blew off his right hand in a fireworks accident… read more
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