More children harmed by ingesting laundry pods

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Despite repeated warnings about the dangers to young children from laundry detergent pods, calls to poison control centers continue to rise, a new study shows. Researchers found an increase of nearly 20 percent in reports of children putting brightly colored laundry pods into their mouths, with serious and sometimes even fatal consequences, according to the study. For TODAY, NBC’s Tom Costello reports.