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When it comes to drug testing, CBD may not be A-OK
Arizona’s poison centers are cautioning users about the potentially unknown risk of testing positive for THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana,...
May 10, 2022
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Banner Poison and Drug Information Centers warns of increased rattlesnake, scorpion activity
Video interviews, b-roll with Dr. Meghan Spyres and rattlesnake bite patient Rattlesnake b-roll at Phoenix Herpetological Society PHOENIX (April...
Apr 07, 2022
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Banner Health expert warns about rattlesnake encounters as temperatures rise
Video interviews, b-roll with Dr. Meghan Spyres and rattlesnake bite patient Rattlesnake b-roll at Phoenix Herpetological Society PHOENIX (April...
Apr 05, 2022
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The Poison Centers of Arizona report a 90% increase in pediatric exposures to marijuana in 2021
PHOENIX/TUCSON (Feb. 17, 2022) - The two poison centers of Arizona have noticed a significant increase in calls related to marijuana reported from both...
Feb 17, 2022
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Arizona poison centers warn of increase in fentanyl overdoses
PHOENIX (Jan. 31, 2022) – The two poison centers of Arizona have seen a significant increase in poisonings related to fentanyl from illicit M30 tablets....
Jan 31, 2022
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Poison experts warn about non-approved medications for COVID-19
PHOENIX (August 23, 2021) – There has been an increase in calls to the Banner Poison & Drug Information Center in Phoenix and the Arizona Poison & Drug...
Aug 23, 2021
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Banner poison experts warn of increase in ‘yard mushroom’ exposures, toxic toads
PHOENIX (August 19, 2021) – With all the rain from the recent monsoons, the Banner Poison and Drug Information Center is warning Valley residents to be...
Aug 19, 2021
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Monsoon season means more scorpions
PHOENIX (June 11, 2021) –Tuesday June 15 kicks off the Valley’s monsoon season which means more scorpions will be on the prowl and underfoot. During the...
Jun 11, 2021
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Valley man suffers liver toxicity from green tea extract
CHANDLER, Arizona (May 12, 2021) – A healthy 47-year-old Chandler man developed liver toxicity from over-the-counter green tea extract capsules, prompting...
May 12, 2021
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Bee-careful: Stinger season has arrived
PHOENIX (May 10, 2021) – Our warmer temperatures can trigger a greater risk of encountering Africanized bees, say experts from Banner Poison and Drug Information...
May 10, 2021
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