Exposing the hidden dangers of lithium batteries

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From key fobs, to remotes for toys, lithium batteries are everywhere in our homes, but many parents are not aware just how dangerous they can be for children. Dr. Margaret Hennessy, Department Chair of Pediatrics for Ascension All Saints, talks about the increase in injuries from ingesting batteries, and the one thing you should NOT do if your child swallows one.

Parents and caregivers can download the lithium coin battery safety checklist on Duracell.com and HealthyChildren.org.

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