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FDA warns against honey pacifiers after Texas infants hospitalized with ‘rare’ illness

The FDA issued the warning after receiving reports of four infants in Texas hospitalized with botulism. (iStock) Parents, be warned: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is cautioning caregivers to not give honey to babies under one year of age, as four infants in Texas were recently hospitalized after using pacifiers that contained the… Read More »

Texas girl, 5, hospitalized following sting from venomous caterpillar, mom says

A young Texas girl was reportedly hospitalized after she was stung by an asp caterpillar. (AP Photo/Dr. Scott M. Lieberman) A young Texas girl was reportedly hospitalized after she was stung by what is said to be the most venomous caterpillar in the United States. While playing outside at day care this week, Lauren Chambers… Read More »