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Video: Burn Awareness – Chemical Burns


Friday, February 21st, 2014

Many household substances contain chemicals that could cause severe burns.  Make sure to label supplies that could cause chemical burns.

Remember: always keep cleaning supplies out of reach of children!

Watch the video below featuring Jenny Ziembicki, MD, director of UPMC Mercy Burn Center, for more helpful hints in preventing burns from chemicals or other corrosive substances.

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