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Poisons: Poisons (General) | Bites and Stings | Environmental Health | Food Poisoning | Household Poisons | Poisonous Plants

Poisons (General)  

1-800-222-1222 (Poison Control Centers Hotline)
First Aid Tips for Poisoning:American Association of Poison Control Centers
First-Aid Guide: Poisoning:Mayo Clinic

General Information
Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition

Food Poisoning

(Jump to: General Information | Bacterial | Chemical | Parasitic | Viral )

General Information
Foodborne Illnesses:American College of Gastroenterology
Common Foodborne Pathogens:Iowa State University
Foodborne Diseases:WHO
Gateway to Government Food Safety Information
Foodborne Illness:MedlinePlus

Bacterial Food Poisoning
General Information
Bacteria and Foodborne Illness:NIDDK
Foodborne Diseases:NIAID

Chemical Food Poisoning
Chemical Food Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Marine Toxins:CDC

Parasitic Food Poisoning
Cryptosporidiosis see Infectious Diseases, Parasitic Infections
Giardiasis, see Infectious Diseases, Parasitic Infections
Toxoplasmosis, see Infectious Diseases, Parasitic Infections

Viral Food Poisoning
Hepatitis A, see Digestive Sytem, Hepatitis
Norwalk Virus, see Infectious Diseases, Viral Infections

Household Poisons

General Information
Are You Ready? Household Chemical
Household Products Database: Health & Safety Information on Household Products:NLM
Skin Deep: A Safety Assessment of Ingredients in Personal Care Products:Environmental Working Group
Household Products:MedlinePlus

Specific Household Poisons
Acetaminophen Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Aspirin Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Battery Ingestion:eMedicine Consumer Health
Caustic Substances Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Hydrocarbon Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Insecticide Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Iron Poisoning:Merck Manual, Home Edition
Lead Poisoning, see Environmental Health, Lead

Poisonous Plants

Common Poisonous Plants and Plant Parts:Texas A & M
Poison Ivy/Oak/Sumac Instruction Sheet:Nemours Foundation
Poison Ivy, Oak & Sumac:American Academy of Dermatology
Poison Ivy:UpToDate Patient Information
Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac:MedlinePlus

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