FAKE NEWS: Does anyone remember the DATE libs went crazy with Trump’s disinfectant mention? READ THIS.

Calls to poison control centers were up BEFORE Trump said anything.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 23, 2020
HHS Awards Nearly $5 Million to Poison Control Centers as Calls Spike Due to COVID-19
www.hhs.gov/about/news/2020/04/23/hhs-awards-nearly-5-million-to-poison-control-centers-as-calls-spike-due-to-covid19.html

Poison control calls for cleansers, disinfectants up 20% during pandemic
April 20, 2020

www.upi.com/Health_News/2020/04/20/Poison-control-calls-for-cleansers-disinfectants-up-20-during-pandemic/9571587409017/

Accidental Poisoning Is on The Rise in The US as People Try to Sanitise Their Homes
April 23, 2020
www.sciencealert.com/in-an-attempt-to-protect-against-covid-19-some-americans-are-accidentally-poisoning-themselves

In early months of pandemic, calls to poison control went up for incidents with cleaning agents
April 20, 2020
www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/early-months-pandemic-calls-poison-control-went-incidents-cleaning-agents-n1188276

Poison Control Centers Receive 10 Calls Every Hour for Eye Exposures
February 11, 2019
www.nationwidechildrens.org/newsroom/news-releases/2019/02/ocular-injuries

As Coronavirus Spreads, Poison Hotlines See Rise in Accidents With Cleaning Products
April 21, 2020
www.nytimes.com/2020/04/21/health/coronavirus-poison-hotlines-rise-in-accidents-disinfectants.html

Poison control inundated with calls about cleaning products since coronavirus pandemic
April 20, 2020
nypost.com/2020/04/20/americans-go-overboard-on-cleaning-products-during-pandemic/

Poison control centers report spike in disinfectant-related calls amid coronavirus
April 20, 2020
www.foxnews.com/health/poison-control-centers-report-spike-in-disinfectant-related-calls-amid-coronavirus

Calls to Florida Poison Control about disinfectants, hand sanitizer increase during COVID-19 pandemic
March 27, 2020
www.wtsp.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/calls-to-florida-poison-control-about-disinfectants-hand-sanitizer-increase-during-covid-19-pandemic/67-e111a00c-e34d-4a77-92e1-1fc273932491

12,000 poison control calls for laundry pods? Here’s how that compares to other household products.
www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/health/ct-laundry-pod-poison-control-calls-20180117-story.html

Poison control calls for kids up 160% since recreational marijuana legalization
wgme.com/news/marijuana-in-maine/poison-control-calls-up-160-since-recreational-marijuana-legalization

Calls to poison control centers rise in the face of battling COVID-19
Cleaning products and home remedies are driving additional calls for help.
April 21, 2020
www.fox19.com/2020/04/22/calls-poison-control-centers-rise-face-battling-covid-/

 

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