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2006-03-14 09:20:14

By Clementine Wallace NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A combination of public education and re-design of infant walkers has resulted in a 76 percent decrease in emergency room visits for walker-related accidents between 1990 and 2001 in the United States, according to researchers from the Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. The drop occurred mostly between 1994 and 2001, the investigators report, with the introduction of stationary activity centers as an alternative to walkers for...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'