Immediately call the Poison Experts at 1.800.222.1222 if you or another person may have been poisoned-even if you are not sure. Don't wait for the person to become sick and don't try to treat the person yourself.
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Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless gas and is a leading cause of poisoning deaths each year. Click the photo to learn more.
Food safety is very important! Click on the photo to read our tips to make sure you have a happy and healthy Thanksgiving.
Is a trip to the ER on your holiday list?
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Poison Centers are reporting an increase in calls about e-cigarettes and liquid nicotine devices.
Children continue to be exposed to laundry detergent packets. Click the picture for more information on the dangers
(Sioux City Journal - Dolly A. Butz) SIOUX CITY | A new law that will allow seizure sufferers in Iowa to use a marijuana extract to help control their disease has a local doctor worried about the possible risks to children. Iowans who can legally possess up to 32 ounces...
To reduce illness, deaths and costs associated with poisoning through providing statewide 24-hour emergency telephone advice, poison prevention information and education. We are proud to serve as your statewide poison control center and we are committed to providing a quality poison control service for the state of Iowa. Feel free to contact us anytime and remember, help is just a phone call away. Call us today at 1.800.222.1222.