Search your home for button batteries - they may be in items you didn’t even know contain batteries.
Wherever possible, choose products that use safer alternative power sources enclosed batteries (USB rechargeable) or powered by alternative power sources or larger batteries that are harder to swallow.
Purchase spare button batteries in child-resistant packaging.
Talk to children about the dangers of button batteries and encourage them to not be frightened to tell parents, grandparents or carers if they think they might have accidentally swallowed one or have seen their siblings swallow a battery.
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