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how do i protect my 2-month-old from fire and burns?

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Dr. Jeanne Beymer
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Check temperature: Never eat, drink, or carry anything hot near the baby or while you are holding the baby. Turn your water heater down to 120°f (50°c). Install smoke detectors. Keep a fire extinguisher in or near the kitchen.
Dr. Ivy Fisher
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Fire/burns exposure : try to eliminate exposures to hot devices, i.e. oven, cooktop, irons, hair dryers, etc. No candle exposures, fireplaces or exposure to smoke in general (smoking).

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