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ST. LOUIS – Even the best products are not designed to last forever, so understanding what needs to go and when is crucial.

We know to throw out old toothbrushes and kitchen sponges, but did you know there are things in every room of the house—like smoke detectors, mattresses, and certain plastic food containers—that need to be replaced way more often for health and safety reasons? 

Long-time consumer advocate Elisabeth Leamy joins Fox 2 News live via satellite to discuss five critical replacement cycle tips.

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