FACT: Only 54% of tweens know over-the-counter (OTC) medicine can be
dangerous when misused. Start a conversation with your child today!

How To Keep Your
Family Safe

Use the resources on this page to learn more about responsible medicine use as a family.

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Family Guide about OTC Medicine Safety program

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Informational Resource Sheets (Available in 6 languages)

Supporting At-Home Resources

Digital Storybook

In this original story, Asha and her friends Rebecca and Nicky team up to plan an awesome science fair project. Along the way, they find themselves making surprising choices about science and medicine safety.

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Online Activity

Use this learning activity with your child today to explore the facts about storage and disposal of OTC medicines at home.

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Photos: mom looking at thermometer, © Hero/Media Bakery; kids looking at computer, © Tim Pannell/Corbis

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