Urgent poisoning treatment advice

May 2013
Mail on Sunday;5/19/2013, p6
Imagine finding your child or grandchild holding an open bottle of medicine or bleach! Would you know what to do? Call the National Poisons Information Centre for urgent treatment advice (from 8am to 10pm 7-days a week). They answer over 4000 calls about poisoning in young children every year so they can quickly tell you whether your child needs to go to hospital, the GP, or if you can give first aid and observe them at home. Save the Poisons Centre number in your phone today (01) 809 2166 - you never know when you might need it.


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