Every year, between 2 to 4 million poisonings occur in the United States, according to the New Jersey Poison Control Center. Unintentional poisoning can be caused by over-the-counter, prescribed or illegally obtained pain medications and sedatives; antidepressants and other medications prescribed for various health conditions; drug and alcohol interactions; and even household cleaning products. Join Barbara Vaning, MHA, EMT Instructor with Princeton Health's Community Wellness, to learn more about:
- Identifying poisons
- How poisons can enter the body
- Dos and don'ts of using medications and household cleaners
- What to do if you suspect poisoning
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