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The AAPCC works with America's 55 poison centers to track poisonings and their sources, including household products, food and beverages, chemicals in the workplace and home, environmental toxins, drugs and medicine, and animal and insect bites and stings.
Synthetic cathinones, or “bath salts” are powerful drugs that can cause hallucinations and violent behavior.
E-Cigarette Devices and Liquid Nicotine
Local poison centers report an uptick in electronic cigarettes and liquid nicotine exposures.
Use of synthetic cannabinoids can cause dangerous health effects like psychotic episodes and seizures.