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by Abigail Van Buren

Child's Taste for Toothpaste Turns Her Smile Into a Frown Dear Abby: Recently Our 3-Year-Old Daughter Ate Almost a Whole Tube of a Popular Children's Toothpaste. It Is Attractively Packaged, in a Fun Shape, and Tastes Almost Like Candy or Gum. I Was More

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