National Poison Prevention Week / March 20-26, 2022

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When life happens, poison centers are ready 24/7/365 with fast, free treatment advice.  Whether it’s a question or an emergency, Poison Help can provide life-saving information when people need it most, and calling a poison center is faster and more accurate than an internet search.  On average, 90% of poisonings happen in American homes each year, and more than 70% of people who call Poison Help get the help they need right where they are—saving the cost of a trip to a doctor or hospital.  

Reach out about anything from carbon monoxide, animal bites and stings, plants, mushrooms, pesticides, kids getting into cosmetics, to adults taking their medication twice.  Poison Help is there for everyone, big or little.

Call Poison Help (1-800-222-1222) or visit