Tag: Poisoning

Thanksgiving tips November 21, 2017

10 tips to safely prepare this year’s Thanksgiving meal

Don’t let your favorite food holiday end with illness. Find out how to prepare and store your meal properly.

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Digestive Prevention

preventing household poisonings March 21, 2017

Poison prevention tips: how to keep your child safe

All of us can help prevent accidental poisonings. Here's how.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Safety

when to take a child to the er February 27, 2017

When should a child go to the ER?

Sometimes it's hard to know what to do if your child is ill or hurt during "off hours." A guide to when to go to the emergency room.

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Children

Essential oils pose growing poisoning danger May 11, 2016

Essential oils pose growing poisoning danger

With renewed popularity of essential oils, danger of poisonings -- especially among children -- also increases.

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Children

Know what to do if your child or pet eats a poisonous plant. May 9, 2016

Those pretty petals might be poisonous

Know what to do if your child or pet eats a plant.

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Children Safety

air quality index May 2, 2016

What the air quality index means to families

The quality of air can impact the health of your child and other at-risk family members. Learn more about what you can do.

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Children Prevention

Identify Poison Ivy April 26, 2016

Infographic: Learn to identify poison ivy, oak and sumac

If you are exposed to these poisonous plants, we’ve got some tips for treating the itch.

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Children Prevention

foodborne illness symptoms April 12, 2016

The lowdown on foodborne illness symptoms

A Vanderbilt expert explains symptoms of common illnesses and how to avoid them.

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Digestive Prevention

preventing poisonings in children March 25, 2016

Take time to prevent childhood poisonings

Most childhood poisonings occur when parents are at home but distracted.

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Children Safety