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06/14/2013 08:19 am ET

Cleaning Out Your Medicine Cabinet Isn't Just About Clearing Clutter (VIDEO)

There may only be a few more days left in the season, but if you haven't gotten around to spring cleaning out your medicine cabinet, now is a good time. Discarding expired products or those that have lost their quality isn't just about clearing clutter, but also keeping you and your family safe.

In the video above, The Doctors tell us to pay extra attention to things like sunscreen, makeup and dental floss (that one came as a surprise!). It's also important to make sure you're properly throwing these items away, so it's best to check the label for instructions.

Watch the video to learn why it's important to clear out your medicine cabinet and replace these items ASAP. And, check out the slideshow below for some more surprising cleaning tips you might not know.

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