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10 Poisonous Items You Probably Have In Your Home



People take every precaution when it comes to protecting their loved ones from poisonous items. They know that they need to store their medicines, both prescription and over-the-counter, out of the reach of their pets and kids. They do not drink perfume or cleaning fluids, or leave their motor vehicles running in the garage with the door of the garage down. Despite the safe approach, we still have a huge number of cases of poisoning due to household products, common things many of us possibly did not even realize are dangerous. Let’s have a look at 10 poisonous items you probably have in your home.

Narcissus

While Narcissus are native to North Africa and Europe, these plants are common in gardens in the springtime and are frequently mistaken for onions. The toxicity arises from a compound in the bulb of Narcissus and can lead to diarrhea, cramping, vomiting, nausea and skin conditions.

Canned Foods

According to Consumer Reports, most canned foods contain some levels of bisphenol A (BPA). BPA has been tied to everything from attention deficit disorder to breast cancer.