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What is the leading cause of deadly childhood poisoning?

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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Medications

The most common cause of childhood poisoning is swallowing drugs.
1 out of 180 two year-olds will visit the emergency room because of medication poisoning. How can we keep our kids safe? Lock up your medications. Keep poison control number 1-800-222-1222 near every phone and on your cell phone. Read the label on the medication bottle. Get rid of old medicine.

In brief: Medications

The most common cause of childhood poisoning is swallowing drugs.
1 out of 180 two year-olds will visit the emergency room because of medication poisoning. How can we keep our kids safe? Lock up your medications. Keep poison control number 1-800-222-1222 near every phone and on your cell phone. Read the label on the medication bottle. Get rid of old medicine.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Household pesticides

Household pesticides rank first by a long shot.

In brief: Household pesticides

Household pesticides rank first by a long shot.
Dr. Marsha Davis
Dr. Marsha Davis
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