Poison Proofing Your Home (cont.)
Protect Yourself from Poisoning Due to Plants
- Know the names of the plants in 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.
Must Read Articles Related to Poison Proofing Your Home
Battery ingestion commonly occurs in children five years of age and younger, and in the elderly. Symptoms of battery ingestion include vomiting, gagging, abdomi...learn more >>