Liquid laundry detergent pods pose lethal risk for adults with dementia (Consumer Reports)

Date: 
16 June, 2017
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Consumer Reports
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"One day last May, an 87-year-old woman named Edith was rushed to the hospital in a small Texas town after she was found slumped over and unresponsive at the home where she lived with her son and daughter-in-law. The woman, who suffered from dementia, had eaten two liquid laundry detergent packets...'" Continue reading.