Chocolate has many health benefits for us, but you’ve probably heard dogs shouldn’t eat it. What makes chocolate poisonous for dogs?
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Those little packets that come in shoe boxes are labeled “silica gel,” but they don’t feel like gel at all. What is this stuff, and is silica gel poisonous?
There’s one known carcinogen none of us can avoid: Solar radiation. Our sun isn’t a big ball of fire; it’s a huge nuclear fusion reactor. And so sunburn isn’t a thermal burn, like you get from standing too near fire. It’s a radiation burn, so it’s […]
If you have a fireplace, woodstove or even one appliance that runs on gas or oil, you need to know about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning.
Everything in your home, car and office is a poison . . . and also not a poison. The more you know, the less fearful you’ll be.
Parents and accident-prone adults now have an honest, easy-to-read source of information about the household products they use, misuse and worry about.