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Poison control calls related to essential oils doubled since 2011

SALT LAKE CITY — Essential oils are popular in Utah, and they’re also a popular reason for calls to the Utah Poison Control Center.

In five years, the calls doubled. 32 more words


Poison control experts discuss holiday hazards

SALT LAKE CITY — Chocolate, glass ornaments, small batteries and grandma’s purse are all items that may find their way into your house for the holidays and can pose a surprising danger to children or pets. 390 more words


Animal Poison Control

My husband was at a work function and I was home with the three kids. As soon as they were happily entertained, I snuck downstairs to do a bit of work. 812 more words

Parenting: Day 404 (Or: Why I Am Always A Mess)


12am: I’ve been asleep since 9:45pm! I’m starting the day off with 2 hours and 15 minutes of uninterrupted sleep! Today is gonna be great! 793 more words


a purple martin

There have been a few times in my life when I’ve discovered, too late to stop it, that disaster was about to strike. 1,138 more words

Pick your poison- 911, poison control, and other parenting mishaps

Today we are going to talk a little about potential poisons a.k.a. reasons I had poison control on speed dial.

Maybe I should be happy that my kids were never picky eaters. 528 more words