Poison Control

Activated charcoal for poison control

Activated charcoal for poison control

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Activated charcoal is a relatively benign product with a low risk profile.

Poison control calls up for pediatric e-cigarette exposure

Poison control calls up for pediatric e-cigarette exposure

About half of toxicity calls to poison control centers attributable to e-cigarette exposure involved children younger than 5 years.

Bedbug-related insecticide use poses toxicity risks

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Illnesses caused by excessive and improper use of insecticides to control bedbug infestations are on the rise and may have contributed to the death of a 65-year-old North Carolina woman.

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