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GOOD-FOR-YOU NEWS, CUES AND REVIEWS
PHOTO BY THINKSTOCK
You'd never put a blowtorch in your
child's hand. And yet sparklers can
soar to temperatures that are nearly
as high-about 2,000 degrees.
If you choose to let your kids
use sparklers, teach them these
* Hold the sparkler at arm's length.
* Hold only one sparkler at a time.
* Stand 6 feet apart from others.
* Wear closed-toe shoes.
* Don't hand a lit sparkler to
SUMME R 2017