Missouri Poison Center

June 24, 2019 - 10:13 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The Missouri Poison Center is getting a lot of calls lately regarding what had been a rather rare occurance -- snake bites. Keeping a close eye on this development is the director of the Missouri Poison Center at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital -- Julie Weber. "We...
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Fred Bodimer
March 19, 2019 - 5:33 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — This is National Poison Prevention Week. Every year, 52,000 children visit an emergency room due to an accidental poisoning. That's 142 a day -- or 1 every ten minutes. "One of the more common poisonings that we see overall in all age groups is acetaminophen, the generic name for...
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