Poison Prevention Press is a newsletter designed to educate the public about poisons and how to prevent poisonings and overdoses in the home, school, and workplace.
This e-newsletter is published every other month by the Maryland Poison Center. It presents a wide variety of poison-related topics that cover all ages.
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Links to view issues from the past two years are available below for our readers' convenience. To view older issues, please visit our archive.
What You Should Know About Marijuana (Cannabis)
Take Charge of Your Health
Understanding Safe Storage
Top 3 Poisons of 2018: Adults and Older Adults
Top 3 Poisons of 2018: Children
Cough and Cold Medicine Safety
Holiday Food Safety
OTC Medicine Safety for Tweens and Teens
Making the Right Call
E-cigarettes and Nicotine
A Day in the Life of the Poison Center
Aromatherapy and Essential Oils
Holiday Poison Hazards
Pre-teen and Teen Substance Use
Household Objects and Substances
Bites and Stings