We spend hundreds of dollars on gadgets and gizmos — and some of us even hire professional baby-proofers — in order to ensure that our homes are safe and secure from common hazards for curious little hands. Despite our best efforts, there are some items that are often overlooked when protecting our babies, and when left unnoticed, they can be just as dangerous as the more common ones (pools, electrical outlets, etc.). Don't be afraid, though. Get ahead of the game, and be on the lookout for these lesser-known household hazards.
Household Hazards: What You Don't Know Could Hurt Your Child
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