Tuesday, June 2, 2009

10 Products That Could Poison Your Child

Diane Griffith, of myOptumHealth, looks at 10 everyday products that could poison your child in her recent article.

Products Griffith mentions include:

  1. Vitamins with iron.
  2. Arts and crafts supplies.
  3. Batteries
  4. Correction Fluid.
  5. Houseplants.
  6. Toothpaste.
  7. Bath and baby oils.
  8. Houseplants.
  9. Blood pressure monitors, compact fluorescent lightbulbs and thermometers containing mercury.
  10. Shoe polish.

[Learn more about these potentially dangerous products and how to know if your child may have poisoning symptoms]

Source: myOptumHealth