As adults we know that medicines of the keeping us healthy and can be used to treat or protect the body from pain, illness or injury. We know they can come in all different forms and how to identify natural or complementary medicines such as herbal products and vitamins.
What you may not know is that medicines are the leading cause of child poisoning in Australia and are only safe and effective when used and stored correctly.
Help your child and their friends to make safe choices around medicines. Harold's Summer Holiday speaks all things safety with preschools and Mind Your Medicine helps primary school children understand medicines and the impact they have.