Information for Parents

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Goal of Activity:  Help your children identify medicines in your home and review Katy's six key points.

Six Key Points Katy the Kangaroo Teaches Children:
  • Medicine can be dangerous if not taken correctly
  • Pharmacists are medicine experts
  • Medicine is NOT candy
  • Never take medicine meant for someone else
  • Only your parents or adults you know should give you medicine
  • Medicine should be taken only when you are sick or to keep you well

Example and explanations of medicines that can be labeled in your home can be found here.

Pharmacists are medicine experts.