Most challenges on YouTube begin as a way to gain more followers and to attract attention. Challenges have ranged from eating a spoonful of cinnamon to the mannequin challenge (freezing in place).
The latest “challenge” has health professionals warning parents about the dangers of laundry detergent pods.
Teens are purposely eating them and posting the results on social media.
In this report from Nationwide Children’s Hospital on AgDay above, Clark Powell says it’s a very dangerous fad that could land kids in the hospital.