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Keeping Medications Up & 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.

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.

Know Your Dose

Your head is pounding, your nose is dripping, and you’re experiencing random body chills. Luckily for you, there are many different products on the market designed to treat your cold symptoms. Likely, reading the ingredient list is the last thing you want to do as you pick your treatment and head to the checkout counter. However, it is important to check the ingredient list of all medications to determine any potential interactions or reactions to the medicine.

Keep Your Medicine Up and Out of Sight

The holidays are a time when you open your home to friends and family, which often includes their little ones. Whether your house is child-free or already child-proof, there are steps you should take to prevent accidents.

Safe Summer Travel Tips

Safe Summer Travel Tips
Before you pack for a road trip, it is important to be sure your family and home are safe and secure. Here are a few ways to prepare for a road trip that will enhance your overall summer travel experience.