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Bounce Houses: Inflated with danger

We’ve told you about the dangers of trampolines before, and even recommended parents not buy one. Our Injury Prevention experts have similar reservations about bounce houses, especially in light of new information detailed in a recent ABC News story. An excerpt: Claudia Romo, manager of the Injury Prevention program at Children’s, says if you decide […]

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There’s No Such Thing as a Safe Trampoline

With Spring here, your children want to go outside and play, and perhaps want you to buy a trampoline. Kids love bouncing on them — and they’re good exercise, too. Resist the temptation to buy one Trampolines aren’t safe, according to a study at Children’s Medical Center, and UT Southwestern Medical Centers and Texas Scottish […]

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