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Ricin Poisoning

Ricin poisoning is a rare but fatal occurrence. Ricin is a powerful poison that comes from waste mash leftovers of processed castor beans (Ricinus communis), which are processed all over the world. Ricin is not temperature sensitive as it can withstand extremely cold or extremely hot temperatures and remain as an active poison. Currently, there […]

Aspirin poisoning

Important Disclaimer: The details on this page are for information and training purposes only. To learn about poisonings and how to manage situations involving poisons enrol in St Mark James first aid courses. Important Information Regarding Aspirin Poisoning Call 911 immediately and seek emergency help if the following problems occur: The casualty is having convulsions […]