Louis R. Pizano
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Anyone who has suffered a burn knows that these types of injuries can be extremely painful. In many cases, however, burns can be avoided. From a lit burner on a stove to a hot cup of coffee to an iron accidentally mishandled or left on, there are numerous items in your home that are potential burn hazards that can cause debilitating injuries and pain. According to the American Burn Association, approximately 450,000 people were treated for burn injuries last year and nearly a third of them were children.