Bounce houses can be a blast, for both children and adults.
But, they can also be a real danger; particularly for kids.
Broken bones, bumps, bruises and concussions are just a few of the injuries that can result from bounce house play.
On average, 31 children a day are transported to U.S. emergency departments for treatment of bounce house injuries.
Parental supervision, along with other safety precautions, can help keep children safe during those fun outdoor celebrations.
Listen now as Dr. Gary Smith and Melanie Cole, MS, discuss these safety tips.