Category: Noteworthy

Watch: Billy Won’t Share

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ALERT:

Severe bleeding linked to synthetic cannabinoid ("fake weed") use. https://med.virginia.edu/brpc/wp-content/uploads/sites/274/2018/05/Bleeding-Linked-to-SC-Use-2018-1.pdf

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Our Educator visits WDBJ7 in Roanoke to share some poison safety tips.

STAY SAFE

when the power goes out. Poorly placed generators are a leading cause of carbon monoxide poisoning. Learn more >>

SCAM ALERT

Don't be fooled: Poison Control Centers will never ask for social security numbers or credit card information and will only call individuals to follow up on medical issues. Some criminals…

“They’re doing what?”

The Poison Center responds to the "Tide Pod Challenge"

Write it down!

Keeping a list of all your medications could save your life. Print your own foldable tracking tool HERE >>

Keep your little ghouls and goblins safe this Halloween!

Keep your little ghouls and goblins safe this Halloween!

Prevent Back-to-School Poison Mistakes

Tips to keep every member of your family safe.

Top 20 substances people called us about in 2016.

What are the top 20 substances cited in poisoning exposures last year? What percentage of calls were about teens? These answers and more can be found in our 2016 Data…