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Storing Medications Up & Away

According to the CDC, more than 60,000 young children are hospitalized every year for consuming medicine when their caretaker is not looking. A good rule of thumb to follow is that all medicines and vitamins should be kept up, away, and out of a child’s reach and sight.

Keeping Medications Up and Out of Reach

Making safe medication storage a year-long habit is a great way to reduce the risk of harm from medications. With a few simple preventive steps, you can rest a bit easier during your holiday get together. Remember, these tips do not just apply to the festive season.