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Poison Topics

Learn more about how to identify poisonous or toxic substances and prevent exposure. Browse the topics below.

Candy or Medicine?

Candy and medicine can look, smell, and taste alike. Can you tell the difference? Test your knowledge.
  1. In English: Candy or Medicine?
  2. En Español: ¿Dulce o me­di­ca­men­to?

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