Children's in the News

Dr. Abby Meyer weighs in on fireworks safety

Dr. Abby Meyer, a pediatric otolaryngologist at Children’s, spoke with the Star Tribune about fireworks safety in advance of the Fourth of July holiday. The loud noises caused by fireworks can be frightening to small children, so parents should consider ear plugs and other noise-canceling devices when attending holiday celebrations. Read the full story: One person’s July 4th fireworks celebration can be another person’s agony.

Hayley Sitz