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Poison: Is it blue Gatorade or window cleaner?

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Is your home safe? Are you aware of the many items in the home that may be poisonous if not used for the intended purpose? 465 more words

Education

Gummy Crisis

You know those days when you wake up and you’re all “I’VE GOT THIS”? I woke up that way last Tuesday. I had grand plans of finally cleaning the messy house, doing laundry, and organizing old clothes to sell at the upcoming consignment sale. 1,266 more words

Legislation Aims To Make It Harder For Kids To Snack On Yummy-Looking Detergent Pods

Federal safety agencies and poison control centers have continuously expressed concern that the ever-popular, and convenient detergent pods are extremely dangerous to children, with more than… 650 more words

How to know if you're friends with the poison control lady

Perhaps you’re a shut-in stay-at-home mom, like myself, with a rare chance to make new friends. Don’t despair! There’s someone just a phone call away that always answers—the poison control lady. 576 more words

Kids

Pot-Related Poison Control Calls Up In Colorado And Washington

SEATTLE (AP) — Marijuana-related calls to poison control centers in Washington and Colorado have spiked since the states began allowing legal sales last year, with an especially troubling increase in calls concerning young children. 747 more words

News

Happy Days (again)...

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2015 kicked off with a bang for us…

Over the holiday break we thought Gracie might be getting strep throat for the umpteenth time, so on the Saturday before school resumed I took Gracie to Nemours Children’s Specialty Care in Melbourne, FL.   689 more words

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