Latest poisoning News

Vitamin K prevents cell death: new function for long-known molecule
Bachelet calls for urgent action to realize human right to healthy environment following recognition by UN General Assembly
Stay safe in caravans warns plumbing regulator
WA Health Hackathon to help drive innovation in healthcare sector
Rodenticide poisoning widespread among NY’s red-tailed hawks
Thai cave rescue: four years on
Biosynthesis of strychnine elucidated
Public area rabbit baiting program
Cancer Council warns urgent intergovernmental action is essential to stop an epidemic of e-cigarette use among young people
NSW new avoid carbon monoxide poisoning from unsafe indoor heating this winter
Building and Energy’s top 10 winter safety tips
Addressing e-cigarette use among school children
Poisoning suspected as dead birds recovered
Gross negligence caused toxic gas death
Tobacco Exposed – Poisoning our planet and key driver for TB epidemic
Tree illegally poisoned in Crescent Head
Khazanah Nasional Pty Ltd fined $39,960 for alleged unlawful advertising of disposable nicotine vaping products
Beware of poisonous mushrooms growing in Victoria
Tree vandalism confirmed on Shoal Bay Foreshore
Victorians urged to have open flued gas space heaters serviced every two years
Choc Horror: Three Easter treats that are toxic for pets
Melioidosis cases on rise
Caravan gas safety warning ahead of Easter holidays
Cancer Council calls for stronger action on e-cigarettes as landmark study shows young Australians are most at risk
Dog baiting in Stonnington – update
Rabbit control program
NZ police appeal for information after poisoning death in Northland
Melbourne-based individual fined $5,328 for alleged unlawful importation of nicotine vaping products
Century-year-old tree poisoned
Have your say – Regulatory Impact Statement to mandate Australian Standard 4575
Mandated Servicing Requirements For Gas Appliances Will Save Lives
University of Toronto’s Discovery Pharmacy launches naloxone program for university community
Bald eagle rebound stunted by poisoning from lead ammunition
Food poisoning victims of Mrs Kim’s donuts urged to get legal advice 11 January
Medsafe warning on mercury and lead in skin whitening products
NSW new don’t risk Salmonella Summer, be cautious this Christmas
Business fined for failing to protect workers from methyl bromide exposure
Fend off food-borne illness this festive season
Food poisoning victims of Mrs Kim’s donuts urged to get legal advice
Illegal poison kills native birds near Sandy Beach
Interior gas water heater installation puts family at risk – Danny Brian Langley
Weed of Week – Parthenium Weed
Caravan and motorhome owners reminded to check for deadly recalled water heaters
Photosensitisation caused by St John’s Wort
Act now to prevent lead poisoning in cattle
Investigation into sick birds inconclusive
Taking lead in threat to curious kea
Toolkit for establishing laws to eliminate lead paint