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Fireworks warning ahead of Memorial Day celebrations

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Listen up parents -- Pediatricians are warning to be watchful, if fireworks will be part of your holiday weekend.

A new study finds ever since the age limit to buy fireworks was lowered the number and severity of injuries among children have skyrocketed.

In fact, injuries that required admission to the hospital rose from 29 percent in 2006 to 50 percent last year. 

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