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Top 5 poisonings for kids in 2018-2019 school year

Posted on: September 3, 2019

Top 5 poisonings for school children found in the 2018-2019 school year.


Health Educators' Webinar on Marijuana

Posted on: June 14, 2019

The Upstate New York Poison Center announces the third in our Health Educators Webinar Series: Marijuana


Health Educators' Webinar on E-Cigarettes and Vaping

Posted on: March 29, 2019

E-Cigarettes/Vaping


Toxicology ECHO: Combining Distance Learning with Telehealth

Posted on: March 29, 2019

Upstate New York Poison Center’s New Toxicology ECHO Project


PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT: CO Poisoning

Posted on: January 4, 2018

Carbon Monoxide is a gas that you cannot see, smell or taste, and CO2 poisoning sends 20,000 children to Emergency Departments each year.


The UNYPC's new video on Safe Medication Disposal

Posted on: December 1, 2017

Information about safe disposal of expired, unwanted medications.


SNADD Media Advisory at Covanta

Posted on: November 7, 2017

A media advisory was held at Covanta's Jamesville headquarters to call attention to the SNADD (Sharps, Needles and Drug Disposal) Program, Onondaga County's safe medication disposal initiative.


SNADD - New Program for drugs and sharps disposal

Posted on: October 14, 2016

SNADD, Onondaga County's new program for drugs and sharps disposal to reduce the risk of ingestion, exposure, and abuse of drugs in our communities,


Drug Forums Held in Onondaga County

Posted on: February 22, 2016

Two drug forums were held, on Jan. 20th and 21st, to address the growing heroin and opioid crisis in the county.


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