This summer is shaping up to be anything but normal. Our favorite summer pastimes — baseball games, outdoor concerts, festivals and parades — are being canceled to maintain social distancing amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. As we near our nation’s birthday and all eyes are on the sky, many communities are canceling their big fireworks displays, […]
If you’re looking to add a little pop to your backyard Fourth of July celebration, Akron Children’s Hospital encourages you to take every possible safety precaution, or better yet, let the professionals handle it. In this video, burn center education coordinator Becky Mundy, RN, provides some tips to avoid any unwanted fallout from a home fireworks display.