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Florida’s poison control centers’ subject matter experts are often featured in the news about emerging poisoning hazards or cases of poisoning in the community. Our poison control centers welcome every opportunity to reach the public through digital, written or visual media, as well as in-person educational opportunities like health fairs, presentations or speaking engagements. We invite you to review our latest media contributions at the links below.

While these articles provide helpful information, remember: in a poisoning emergency, call the experts at 1-800-222-1222, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Services are fast, free and confidential. Save the number in your phone for quick access.


Pensacola mom calls for action after daughter accidentally eats marijuana edibles WEAR-TV

Mother says 6-year-old ingested ‘Faded Fruits’ gummy, ended up in hospital News4Jax

Treating Summertime Bites News4Jax

Things That Bite: Stings and Pricks News4Jax


New Website for the USVI Means Poison Prevention Is Now At Your Fingertips VU Free Press

For National Poison Prevention Week, Preparation is Key News4Jax

USVI Poison Control Help Just a Phone Call Away USVI News

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