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Use Cleaners and Disinfectants Safely at Home

The Texas Poison Center Network (TPCN) has seen a 70% increase in calls related to cleaning products and disinfectants. We remind residents of the importance of proper use and handling of cleaning products and disinfectants during the COVID-19 pandemic.…

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Texas Poison Center Network (TPCN) Podcast!

Welcome to the Texas Poison Center Network (TPCN) Podcast! We are so thrilled to bring you podcasts covering all kinds of poison topics such as bites and stings, poisonous plants, medication mixups, unintentional ingestion or poisonings, laundry pod dangers, medication look-a-likes, lead prevention, cleaning supplies and more. Join us for our first episode as we introduce you to what we are all about.

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