Childhood Poisoning Safeguarding Young Children from Addictive Substances


This report, Childhood Poisoning: Safeguarding Young Children from Addictive Substances, summarizes the available research on the nature, extent, and consequences of young children’s exposure to a range of addictive substances; explains why and how such exposures occur and what the barriers are to preventing them; and offers concrete recommendations for parents and other caregivers, health care professionals, policymakers, industry, and researchers to ensure that the growing availability of addictive products is met with an effective response that will protect the youngest victims of substance use and addiction.

CASA: The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse

Published: April 2018 (154 pages)

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