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How to Keep Your Children Safe From Prescription Drugs

Posted by on May 17th, 2017 Posted in: Children and Teens, General


Recently in the news are reports of children overdosing on their parents or caregivers medications. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every year emergency rooms get about 60,000 cases of kids who get into over-the-counter medicines or prescription drugs. So how can you keep your children safe? Follow the link to detailed guidelines and tips, from the American Academy of Family Physicians, on how to safely store your medications to keep your children safe.  https://news.nnlm.gov/bhic/sldt

 

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