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2015-03-18 08:28:14

New report reveals 1 and 2 year olds account for 53 percent of medicine-related calls to poison centers. WASHINGTON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly half of the

2014-12-12 23:03:10

New #SaveKidsLives campaign launched to build awareness, highlight the plight of children, and generate worldwide action. Washington, D.C.

2014-10-01 08:21:18

Every hour of every day, a teen pedestrian is killed or injured in the U.S. WASHINGTON, Oct.

2014-08-13 08:25:37

New survey shows alarming number of athletes injured as a result of dirty play, athletes hiding injuries to stay in the game and parents pressuring coaches to play injured athletes. WASHINGTON,

2014-07-31 12:22:00

After 19 deaths this summer, Safe Kids Worldwide, the General Motors Foundation and OnStar team up for day-long social media campaign to remind families to never leave a child alone in a car WASHINGTON,

2014-07-02 13:00:02

A new report on unintentional injury and violence in the United States, published in The Lancet as part of a new Series, The health of Americans, has found that prevention strategies across society show a great deal of promise in preventing unintended deaths and injuries.

2014-06-27 23:09:15

Prevent Child Injury announces week to promote injury prevention. (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Unintentional injury accounts for 40% of the child deaths in

2014-06-19 23:07:47

This week, two children have died nationwide after being left alone in a hot car.

2014-03-13 08:27:55

Safe Kids Worldwide Issues Alert: 3 out of 4 ER Visits for Medicine Poisoning are due to Kids Getting into Parents' or Grandparents' Medicine WASHINGTON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/


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  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
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