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2011-09-22 06:19:02

Your child’s medication could be making them sick! A new study shows the rise in exposure to prescription products has been so striking it’s making children across the country sick.

Children Increasingly Poisoned By Prescription Medication
2011-09-16 09:16:14

A new study from the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center highlights a rise in the number of young children, over half a million each year, admitted to hospitals or seen in emergency departments because of unintentional toxic doses of prescription medication.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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