Category: Safety

a small child reaches for the cord of an iron sitting on top of an ironing board

September 28, 2022

Keep Your Baby Safe, Room by Room

Caregivers need to be vigilant to prevent injury and illness.

Babies, Safety

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Sparkler at night

June 27, 2022

7 Tips for Safer Fireworks

Don’t let your Fourth of July celebration turn into a trip to the emergency department.

Health, Safety

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May 25, 2022

A Tick Bite Can Make You Allergic to Red Meat

Alpha-gal syndrome symptoms range from uncomfortable to life-threatening.

Food Allergies, Safety

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Woman dressed in beige sweater regulating heating temperature with a modern wireless thermostat and smart phone at home.

February 15, 2022

Hidden Dangers of Carbon Monoxide

Learn how to keep you and your family safe.


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illustration of a collegiate-looking building

July 6, 2020

6 Tips to Prepare Your Child for College During a Pandemic

Here’s what the experts say about helping your child stay safe at college during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus, Safety

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photograph of a lit sparkler

June 29, 2020

How to Stay Safe When Using Fireworks

Learn fireworks safety tips from a UNC expert before celebrating.

News, Safety

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middle-aged man sitting at conference table, looking out office window

June 19, 2020

Living Through COVID-19: How to Decide What’s Safe

Here’s what the experts say about everyday activities during a pandemic.

Coronavirus, Safety

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older woman sitting on couch in living room, video conferencing with a provider.

June 4, 2020

Don’t Skip Your Wellness Checks, Cancer Screenings and Vaccines

It’s important to take preventive care seriously while still being careful to avoid COVID-19.

Coronavirus, Safety

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