Number One Reason People Call Poison Hotline

pill bottle

…Pain Killers

Tak­ing dan­ger­ous lev­els of pain drugs is the most com­mon rea­son that peo­ple call poi­son hot­lines.

Actu­al­ly, phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal prod­ucts rep­re­sent 4 of the top 5 cat­e­gories of tox­in that prompt a call to a poi­son con­trol cen­ter. (The oth­er rea­son in the top 5 is house­hold clean­ing prod­ucts.)


About Ronald Lavine, D.C.

Dr. Lavine has more than thirty five years' experience helping patients alleviate pain and restore health using diverse, scientifically-based manual therapy and therapeutic exercise and alignment methods. His website,, provides more information about his approach. Please contact him at or at 212-400-9663.
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