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Vanderbilt doctors urge caution with Fourth of July fireworks

By Tavia Smith

“The burns and injuries that result from improper use of fireworks are often devastating and life-altering.”

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Patient Spotlight

“Baby” it’s cold outside

By Jennifer Wetzel

Babies born at VUMC over holidays got a special shirt

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Have yourself a safe little New Year’s

By Wayne Wood

The head of Vanderbilt's Emergency Department gives tips on how to celebrate without showing up at his workplace.

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Employee Spotlight

VUMC choir brings holiday cheer to Medical Center

By Jill Clendening

Debut performance of United Voices of Vanderbilt brings smiles to faces of patients, families and employees.

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Children’s Hospital offers safety tips for holiday decorating, preventing poisonings

By Jennifer Wetzel

May your days be merry and bright. Not spent in an emergency room.

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Shopping for children’s gifts? Make sure toys are safe and age-appropriate

By Jennifer Wetzel

Bike helmets and quality construction: yes. BB guns and hoverboards: no.

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