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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Poison Centers are reporting an increase in calls about e-cigarettes and liquid nicotine devices.
Risk of abuse high with powdered form of alcohol
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(Des Moines Register Tony Leys) Be careful with e-cigarette refill liquid, especially around kids, poison-control experts warn people who use e-cigarettes should keep the devices and their refill liquid away from children, Iowa officials say. E-cigarettes are increasingly popular electronic devices that vaporize liquid containing nicotine, which is the addictive...
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