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.
6 out of 10 poison exposures involve medicine. Take
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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 - Kirby Kaufman) An old drug is making a comeback. And local authorities say it's only a matter of time before more of the highly addictive drug hits Sioux City streets. According to the Iowa Poison Control Center, heroin never left the drug-abuse scene. While its popularity...
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.