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Banner Poison Center raising awareness about opioid epidemic
PHOENIX (May 7, 2024) – As deaths due to fentanyl and other opioid overdoses continue to rise at alarming rates in Arizona and around the country, the...
May 07, 2024
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Banner Poison Control Center Reminds Arizona Residents to be Vigilant as Scorpion and Spider Season Approaches
PHOENIX (April 19,2024) - As the temperatures start to rise in Arizona, so too do the sightings of scorpions, spiders, and other venomous insects. With...
Apr 18, 2024
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Banner Poison and Drug Information Center warns of increased rattlesnake activity
PHOENIX (April 10, 2024) – As the weather starts to warm in the desert, the Banner Poison and Drug Information Center has started to see an increase in...
Apr 10, 2024
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Banner Thunderbird implements program to prevent opioid-related overdoses
GLENDALE (April 1, 2024) – Banner Thunderbird Medical Center recently implemented a Naloxone distribution program to help treat patients who overdose on...
Apr 01, 2024
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Banner Health launches new adolescent substance abuse and mental health program
PHOENIX (Mar. 25, 2024) – Banner Health has launched a new adolescent substance abuse and mental health program, which will operate out of Banner Del E....
Mar 25, 2024
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Banner Health warns of increased rattlesnake activity as temperatures rise
Note to editors/producers: High-resolution video/photos for this story are available for download at this link. PHOENIX (Feb. 20, 2024) – Martha Troy,...
Feb 20, 2024
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Banner Poison and Drug Information Center sees increase in calls related to weight-loss drugs
PHOENIX (Dec. 20, 2023) – The Banner Poison and Drug Information Center has noticed a significant increase in calls related to semaglutide, commonly known...
Dec 20, 2023
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Banner Poison Centers warn about holiday hazards
PHOENIX (Nov. 17,2023) – Now that the holiday season is here, Banner Poison Centers are warning people to remain vigilant about some things that could...
Nov 17, 2023
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Arizona Poison Centers and Arizona Dispensaries Association to partner in day of action for poison prevention of marijuana edibles
PHOENIX (Oct. 24, 2023) – Arizona’s two poison centers and the Arizona Dispensaries Association will join the Trainees for Childhood Injury Prevention...
Oct 24, 2023
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Arizona Opioid Assistance & Referral Line, Arizona Department of Health Services praise addition of naloxone kits in automated external defibrillator boxes
PHOENIX (May 8, 2023) – Arizonans are dying at alarming rates due to illicit fentanyl, and reports of overdoses and poisonings continue to proliferate...
May 08, 2023
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