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Poison Proofing Your Home (cont.)

Protect Yourself from Poisoning Due to Plants

  • Know the names of the plants in and around the home or in the yard. If necessary, label plants to avoid confusion or as a reminder.
  • Keep poisonous plants out of reach of pets and children.
  • Teach children not to eat mushrooms, plants, and berries in the yard.
  • Avoid plants that have been sprayed with fertilizers or pesticides.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/11/2014

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