Becky ­Turpin

Becky ­Turpin, director of home and community safety at the National Safety Council, a nonprofit organization based in Itasca, Illinois. She previously served as the adult injury prevention coordinator at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

Personal Safety

You Can Choke on Soft Foods

A Connecticut woman choked on pancakes during a pancake-­eating contest early this April and died three days later. Around the same…