A few days ago I received an alarming e-mail from a friend about another mom’s little daughter who got very sick and was hospitalized after ingesting hand sanitizer. This is not the first time I have heard about this, and I want to urge everyone, parents and grandparents, to be very careful with these products or not to used them anymore at all!
This little girl, four years old, was very lethargic and incoherent in school, and when they got her to the hospital, she had an alcohol level of 85 percent!! The mother did some research and found out that it only takes three squirts of those hand sanitizers to be FATAL for a toddler. Her daughter’s blood alcohol level compared to drinking something that was 120 proof. (Read more)