Newark lead crisis is a wakeup call | Editorial

Star-Ledger / NJ.com, August 18, 2019

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/08/15/testing-and-follow-up-urged-for-newark-doctors-caution-against-hysteria/

Lead pipe replacement, Newark

Testing and Follow-Up Urged for Newark, Doctors Caution Against Panic

NJ Spotlight, August 16, 2019

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/08/15/testing-and-follow-up-urged-for-newark-doctors-caution-against-hysteria/

Teen Center

Oakcrest Teen Center Brings Mental Health Component to Freshman Summer Program

Press of Atlantic City, August 14, 2019

https://www.pressofatlanticcity.com/education/teen-center-at-oakcrest-brings-mental-health-component-to-freshmen/article_42b60f5e-ccce-5a39-9716-b3193c43ab1a.html

This 'Miracle' Solution Isn't a Cure for Cancer, Autism: It's Bleach

No, This ‘Miracle’ Solution Isn’t a Cure for Cancer, Autism: It’s Bleach

Healthline, August 14, 2019

https://www.healthline.com/health-news/no-this-miracle-solution-isnt-a-cure-for-cancer-autism-its-bleach

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Newark ‘Won’t Be the Last’ City to Deal With Lead in Water

MedPage Today, August 14, 2019

https://www.medpagetoday.com/publichealthpolicy/environmentalhealth/81600

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Free Lead Testing in Newark

FiOS1 News, August 14, 2019

https://fios1news.com/news/new-jersey/health/free-lead-testing-newark/

Raw cookie dough: If you eat it and haven’t gotten sick, you’re lucky

Gillette News Record, July 21, 2019

https://www.gillettenewsrecord.com/article_641be3ad-ba9c-5cb5-9969-1b9109d71f29.html

Using Drugs During Summer Heat Can Lead to Heat Stroke

Patch, July 18, 2019

https://patch.com/new-jersey/newbrunswick/using-drugs-during-summer-heat-can-lead-heat-stroke

                                                                                                                                                                     

Summer Safety

WMBC – TV, July 4, 2019

https://wmbctv.com/diane-calello-interview/ 

(Photo: ~Courtesy of Brian Chen)

Rutgers Experts Give Food Safety Tips for July 4th Parties

Patch Newark, July 3, 2019

https://patch.com/new-jersey/newarknj/rutgers-experts-give-food-safety-tips-july-4th-parties

What’s Next for Marijuana in New Jersey, a NJ Spotlight Roundtable

NJ Spotlight, July 1, 2019

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/07/01/whats-next-for-marijuana-in-new-jersey-an-nj-spotlight-roundtable/

Spike in Suicide Attempts by NJ Preteens

NJ Spotlight, June 24, 2019

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/06/24/spike-in-suicide-attempts-by-nj-preteens-girls-especially/

NJ Poison Center Discusses Naloxone Availability and Preteen Suicide Attempts by Poisoning

Jersey Matters, June 24, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wj83bjsxnwg&feature=youtu.be

The State of Marijuana in the State of New Jersey: What’s Next?

NJ Spotlight, June 21, 2019

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NJ Poison Control Center – with Diane Calello, MD

Comcast Newsmakers, June 11, 2019

https://comcastnewsmakers.com/Videos/2019/6/11/NJ190610-6 

Please Stop Using My Mental Illness to Fulfill Your Fantasy

What New Research Shows About Preteen Girls and Suicide Risk

Healthline, June 4, 2019

https://www.healthline.com/health-news/why-are-pre-teen-girls-at-more-risk-for-suicide-attempts

Rate Of New Jersey Preteens Attempting Suicide By Overdosing On Drugs Increasing, Report Finds

CBS Philly, June 4, 2019

Rate Of New Jersey Preteens Attempting Suicide By Overdosing On Drugs Increasing, Report Finds

Preteens attempting suicide in NJ at alarming rates; what’s to blame, what to do (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN)

The Trentonian, June 4, 2019

https://www.trentonian.com/news/preteens-attempting-suicide-in-nj-at-alarming-rates-what-s/article_9d2732e0-86f2-11e9-82fb-ab822b08bd20.html

Preteen suicide attempts by drug overdose on the rise in New Jersey

NJTV News, June 4, 2019

https://www.njtvonline.org/news/video/preteen-suicide-attempts-by-drug-overdose-on-the-rise-in-new-jersey/

More NJ Preteens Attempting Suicide With Pills In The Cabinet

New Jersey 101.5, June 2, 2019

https://nj1015.com/more-nj-preteens-attempting-suicide-with-pills-in-the-cabinet/

The number of children attempting suicide by overdose doubled in just three years in New Jersey, report finds

Daily Mail, May 31, 2019

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7091759/Twice-children-NJ-attempted-suicide-2018-2015.html

100 New Jersey preteens have attempted suicide by poisoning since 2018

The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 31, 2019

https://www.philly.com/health/suicide-attempt-preteen-new-jersey-self-poisoning-pills-20190531.html

N.J. Poison Control Center sounds alarm after finding more preteens – especially girls – are attempting suicide

NJ.com, May 31, 2019

https://www.nj.com/healthfit/2019/05/nj-poison-control-center-sounds-alarm-after-finding-more-preteens-especially-girls-are-attempting-suicide.html

2019 NJBIZ Health Care Power 50 Honorees

#14 – Diane P Calello, MD, Executive and Medical Director, NJ Poison Center

NJBIZ, May 13, 2019

https://njbiz.com/2019-njbiz-health-care-power-50-2/

Overdose-Reversal Agent Scarce in Some NJ Urban Areas

NJ Spotlight, May 9, 2019

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/05/08/overdose-reversal-agent-scarce-in-some-nj-urban-areas/

Black-Out Drunk? Don’t Just Sleep It Off, Warns NJ Poison Control

New Jersey 101.5, May 5, 2019

https://nj1015.com/black-out-drunk-dont-just-sleep-it-off-warns-nj-poison-control/

Narcan scarce at pharmacies in N.J. cities hurting from opioid crisis, researchers find

WHYY, May 4, 2019

https://whyy.org/articles/narcan-scarce-at-pharmacies-in-n-j-cities-hurting-from-opioid-crisis-researchers-find/

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Need Narcan? In Some Parts of NJ, It’s Hard to Find

New Jersey 101.5, May 1, 2019

https://nj1015.com/need-narcan-in-some-parts-of-nj-its-hard-to-find/

Poor, Crowded Cities Lack Access to Opioid Reversal Drug, Rutgers Study Finds

Rutgers Today, April 30, 2019

https://news.rutgers.edu/research-news/poor-crowded-cities-lack-access-opioid-reversal-drug-rutgers-study-finds/20190430#.XN7lpMhKiUk

Cómo proteger a tus hijos de productos venenosos en la casa

Consumer Report, April18, 2019

https://www.consumerreports.org/es/bebes-y-ninos/como-proteger-a-tus-hijos-de-productos-venenosos-en-la-casa/

Woman Holding Measuring Tape on Hips

‘All Natural’ Doesn’t Make Supplements Safe or Effective

NJ 101.5, March 7, 2019

https://nj1015.com/all-natural-diet-supplements-doesnt-make-them-safe-or-effective/

Immodium Usage for Addiction

Jersey Matters, March 3, 2019

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Rise in Overdoses From Opioids in Diarrhea Drug

Science Daily, February 4, 2019

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190204085947.htm

Rutgers Study Finds Rise in Overdoses from Opioids in Diarrhea Drug

Rutgers Today, February 4, 2019

https://news.rutgers.edu/news-release/rutgers-study-finds-rise-overdoses-opioids-diarrhea-drug/20190204#.XFyUAvZFzcu

Colourful Capsules

Too Much Ecstasy Could Lead to Paranoia, Hallucinations, Thirst, Even Death

Northjersey.com, January 9, 2019

https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/local/2019/01/09/what-does-ecstasy-overdose-look-like-symptoms-paranoid-delusions-thirst-overheating-death/2529079002/

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Worrying Rise in Poisonings Related to Over-The-Counter Diarrhea Medicine

NJ Spotlight, January 8, 2019

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/01/07/worrying-rise-in-poisonings-related-to-over-the-counter-diarrhea-medicine/

An over-the-counter anti-diarrhea medication has been linked to a spike in overdoses and deaths among people abusing it to alleviate opioid withdrawal symptoms, experts say.

This Diarrhea Drug is Killing People Trying to Kick Opioids.  Here’s Why

NJ.com, January 8, 2019

https://www.nj.com/healthfit/2019/01/this-diarrhea-drug-is-killing-people-trying-to-kick-opioids-heres-why.html

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Button Batteries and Magnets a Danger to Children

NJ 101.5, December 10, 2018

http://nj1015.com/gdpr/consent/?redirect=/button-batteries-and-magnets-a-danger-to-children/

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Overdose on Cold Meds, NJ Poison Center Sees Plenty of Calls

NJ 101.5, November 26, 2018

http://nj1015.com/overdose-on-cold-meds-nj-poison-center-sees-plenty-of-calls/

Spilled Bottle of Yellow Capsule Pills

NJ Poison Control: Beware of Harmful Ingredients in Dietary Supplements

NJ 101.5, November 12, 2018

http://nj1015.com/nj-poison-control-beware-of-harmful-ingredients-in-dietary-supplements/

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Cold Weather Alert: Carbon Monoxide Kills Every Year

NJ 101.5, November 5, 2018

http://nj1015.com/how-to-protect-yourself-from-carbon-monoxide-poisoning

Entrance to and signage for a hospital emergency department in Melbourne, Australia

Everday Objects that Could Land You in the ER

Reader’s Digest, November 1, 2018

https://www.rd.com/health/wellness/everyday-objects-could-land-you-in-er/

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Warning to Parents: Halloween Candy Could Be Marijuana Edibles!

New Jersey 101.5 FM, October 22, 2018

http://nj1015.com/warning-to-parents-halloween-candy-could-be-marijuana-edibles

Time Could Be Running Out for Liquid-Nitrogen Dragon’s Breath in NJ

New Jersey 101.5 FM, September 5, 2018

http://nj1015.com/time-could-be-running-out-for-liquid-nitrogen-dragons-breath-in-nj/

FDA warns against ‘Dragon’s Breath’ snacks treated with liquid nitrogen

PIX11 News, September 4, 2018

https://pix11.com/2018/09/04/fda-warns-against-dragons-breath-snacks-treated-with-liquid-nitrogen/amp/?__twitter_impression=true/

‘Dragon Breath’ ice cream, snack causing injuries and illness, authorities warn

NorthJersey.com, September 4, 2018

https://www.northjersey.com/story/news/health/2018/09/04/liquid-nitrogen-snack-dragon-breath-causing-injuries-and-illness/1194628002/

Mushroom Poisonings on the Rise in the Garden State

TAPinto.net, August 29,2018

https://www.tapinto.net/sections/health-and-wellness/articles/mushroom-poisonings-on-the-rise-in-the-garden-state-5

Toxic mushrooms plaguing the Garden State, poisonings on the rise

PIX11 News, August 22, 2018

https://pix11.com/2018/08/22/toxic-mushrooms-plaguing-the-garden-state-poisonings-on-the-rise/

Portobello or Poison? Mushroom Hospitalizations Skyrocket

Newsweek, August 22, 2018

https://www.newsweek.com/mushroom-hospitalizations-skyrocket-new-jersey-1084938

Experts: Mushrooms Popping Up All Over, But Don’t Eat Them

CBS 2 News New York, August 16, 2018

https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2018/08/16/poisonous-mushrooms-new-jersey-amanita/

Health officials issue warning about wild poisonous mushrooms

News 12 New Jersey, August 15, 2018

http://newjersey.news12.com/story/38894663/health-officials-issue-warning-about-wild-poisonous-mushrooms

Rutgers Poison Expert Available to Discuss Recent Food Recalls, Safe Food Handling

Newswise,  July 25, 2018

https://www.newswise.com/articles/rutgers-poison-expert-available-to-discuss-recent-food-recalls,-safe-food-handling

Health Experts Announce Disease Outbreak Linked To Crab Meat

Rare News, July 18, 2018

https://rare.us/rare-news/across-the-u-s-a/vibrio-outbreak-crab-meat

Where and When to Test Your Kids for Lead in NJ

New Jersey 101.5 FM, July 11, 2018

http://nj1015.com/where-and-when-to-test-your-kids-for-lead-in-nj

New Jersey Lawmakers Propose Opioid Education For Students In Grades 7-12

CBS 2 News New York, July 6, 2018

https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2018/07/06/opioid-education-new-jersey

How Did a Chlorine Gas Cloud Form Over a Public Pool?

Live Science, June 16,2018

https://www.livescience.com/62839-chlorine-gas-cloud-swimming-pool.html

Taking Allergy Meds? You May be Guilty of Drugged Driving

NJ 101.5, June 6, 2018

http://nj1015.com/taking-allergy-meds-you-may-be-guilty-of-drugged-driving/

How to Survive Snake Season, Even if You Get Bit

WebMD, May 25, 2018

https://www.webmd.com/first-aid/news/20180525/how-to-survive-snake-season-even-if-you-get-bitten

What Does Legalized Recreational Marijuana Mean for Your Health?

Rutgers Today, April 10, 2018

https://news.rutgers.edu/qa/what-does-legalized-recreational-marijuana-mean-your-health/20180406#.WzPK8_ZFw2y

Rutgers New Jersey Poison Control Experts Available to Discuss Synthetic Marijuana Illnesses and Deaths

Newswise, April 4, 2018

http://www.newswise.com/articles/rutgers-new-jersey-poison-control-experts-available-to-discuss-synthetic-marijuana-illnesses-and-deaths

Poisonings Happen Anywhere, Anytime & to Anyone

Newark Patch, March 19, 2018

https://patch.com/new-jersey/newarknj/poisonings-happen-anywhere-anytime-anyone

Poison Control Warns of Carbon Monoxide Risk from Hookah Smoking

Rutgers Today , March 15, 2018

https://news.rutgers.edu/qa/poison-control-warns-carbon-monoxide-risk-hookah-smoking/20180228#.WzPJz_ZFw2y

Hookah Smoke Carries a Poisoning Risk

Health.com, March 14, 2018

http://www.health.com/healthday/hookah-smoking-carries-poisoning-risk

Health Officials Issue Carbon Monoxide Warning Ahead of Storm

News 12, March 6, 2018

http://newjersey.news12.com/story/37664051/health-officials-issue-carbon-monoxide-warning-ahead-of-storm

Kratom—’Natura’ Pain Med Alternative Could Kill You

NJ 101.5, February 25, 2018

http://nj1015.com/kratom-natural-pain-med-alternative-could-kill-you/

Carbon Monoxide Hazards Rise in Wintry Weather

U.S. News, January 22, 2018

https://health.usnews.com/health-care/articles/2018-01-22/carbon-monoxide-hazards-rise-in-wintry-weather

P&G Grapples with How to Stop a Tide Pods Meme

American Pharmacist Association—January 22, 2018

http://www.pharmacist.com/article/pg-grapples-how-stop-tide-pods-meme

What Happens If You Eat A Tide Pod? Nothing Good

Elite Daily—January 22, 2018

https://www.elitedaily.com/p/what-happens-if-you-eat-a-tide-pod-nothing-good-7972913

Yes, People Really are Eating Tide Pods. No, It’s Not Safe

The New York Times, January 20, 2018

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/20/us/tide-pod-challenge.html

P&G Grapples With How to Stop a Tide Pod Meme

Wall Street Journal, January 20, 2018

https://www.wsj.com/articles/p-g-grapples-with-how-to-stop-a-tide-pods-meme-1516449600

Parents, Be Warned About Button Batteries, Doctor

WebMd, January 17th, 2018

https://www.webmd.com/children/features/button-batteries-children

‘Silent Killer’ Carbon Monoxide Keeping New Jersey Busy

NJ 101.5 , January 8, 2018

http://nj1015.com/silent-killer-carbon-monoxide-keeping-new-jersey-busy/

Blocked Chimney, Detector Blamed After Carbon Monoxide Kills Girl, Harms Dozens

NJ 101.5, January 5, 2018

http://nj1015.com/carbon-monoxide-incident-that-killed-nj-girl-injured-dozens-appears-accidental/

What’s open, what’s closed during blizzard? Malls, stores, motor vehicles, courts (Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018)

NJ.com, January 4, 2018

http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2018/01/nj_blizzard_on_january_4_2018_whats_open_whats_clo.html#incart_river_home

Poison control: Deck the halls with boughs of safety

My Central Jersey, December 22, 2017

https://www.mycentraljersey.com/story/news/health/2017/12/22/poison-control-deck-halls-boughs-safety/965526001

Lead poisoning a risk at indoor firing ranges

Medical Xpress, November 28, 2017

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-11-poisoning-indoor-ranges.html

Lead Poisoning a Risk at Indoor Firing Ranges

Rutgers Today, November 27, 2017

https://news.rutgers.edu/qa/lead-poisoning-risk-indoor-firing-ranges/20171127#.WzQyZdJKiUk

HOW THAT ADORABLE PETTING ZOO GOAT IS GOING TO GET YOU SUPER-SICK

NJ 101.5, October 4, 2017

http://nj1015.com/nj-petting-zoos-are-lots-of-fun-just-dont-forget-to-wash-your-hands

Safe Kids New Jersey offers Home Safe Home’ kits

NJTV News, August 21, 2017

https://www.njtvonline.org/news/video/safe-kids-new-jersey-offers-home-safe-home-kits

Police dogs face new dangers from fentanyl

Daily Record, August 9, 2017

https://www.dailyrecord.com/story/news/bergen/2017/08/09/police-dogs-face-new-dangers-fentanyl/525978001

N.J. mushroom poisonings spike, some potentially life-threatening

Philly.com, August 8, 2017

https://www.njtvonline.org/news/video/safe-kids-new-jersey-offers-home-safe-home-kits

Warning About Eating Wild Mushrooms

NJ Spotlight , August 4, 2017

http://www.njspotlight.com/stories/17/08/03/15

Designer Drugs – Not a Safe High

Atlantic Highlands Herald, August 1, 2017

http://www.ahherald.com/newsbrief/local-news/24461-designer-drugs-%E2%80%93-not-a-safe-high