New app helps identify the poison perils of Ala.

Children's of Alabama launched a new mobile application designed to identify toxic plants and venomous and poisonous animals today, offering Alabamians a simple resource to identify potentially dangerous plants, insects, snakes and common household items from a mobile device.

The app, entitled ‘Poison Perils of Alabama’, is free and can be downloaded for both iOS and Android devices.

The resource was designed to make parents, grandparents, teachers and other caregivers aware of the plants, snakes, insects and household items that the Alabama Poison Information Center (APIC) at Children's recei...