Poison Control Center Health Resources

The Children's Education Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's Poison Control Center teaches children how to avoid accidental poisonings.

Be sure to keep e-cigarette liquid refills out of the reach of children. These products typically contain nicotine as a primary active ingredient, which may cause nausea, vomiting, dizziness, excess saliva, tearing, diarrhea and muscle weakness if swallowed.

Use this home safety checklist from the Poison Control Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to learn which products you should keep out of your child's reach.

Manuals, brochures and newsletters

This illustrated booklet helps young children learn about poison safety through the story of Tommy and Aliva's visit to their grandparent's house.

This resource offers outlines and activities that educators can use to help protect children from poisonings.


The American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) is a professional, nonprofit association for physicians with an interest in toxicology training and education.

Visit the Food and Drug Administration for information on recalls, warnings, and educational material on food and drugs.

To report an adverse event to a medication or dietary supplement, visit Medwatch: The FDA Adverse Event Reporting System.

Find environmental health resources for children using the Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units' fact sheets, webinars and courses, and network of experts.