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Trust for America's Health (TFAH) released “The Facts Hurt: A State-By-State Injury Prevention Policy Report.”  

Check out Poison Center information on page 63!

Full Report:  http://healthyamericans.org/assets/files/TFAH-2015-InjuryRpt-FINAL.pdf 

Summary:  http://healthyamericans.org/reports/injuryprevention15/ 


Don't Let Snakes Take a Bite Out of Your Summer Fun!

April through October is snake season in New Mexico. Find out how to prevent a venomous snake bite.

Second girl in New Mexico hospitalized for a rattlesnake bite:  http://krqe.com/2015/07/27/second-new-mexico-girl-hospitalized-from-rattlesnake-bite/ 

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Need Help With a Poisoning?

Try the new Web application by clicking on the picture below or call 1-800-222-1222.

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Are Your Family and Friends Safe?

You can feel reassured by signing up for the free The Poison Post® newsletter. This quarterly e - newsletter is filled with helpful information about how to prevent poisonings. 

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Program Your Cell With the Poison Help Number:  1-800-222-1222!

You never know when you might find yourself in nature tangled up in poison ivy or bitten by a venomous snake.qr help lineThis is why you should always have the Poison Help number handy when you need help with a poisoning. Please scan the QR code or program your cell with this very important number.

The Poison Help number is a national line that routes each call to the nearest poison center. For example, if you dial 1-800-222-1222 from anywhere in New Mexico you will be connected to the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center (NMPDIC).

So be prepared when seconds count. The services offered at the NMPDIC are free, confidential and available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Learn more about NMPDIC 

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