Tag: poison

Russia’s opposition leader Alexei Navalny accuses Vladimir Putin of being behind poisoning

BERLIN – Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is recovering in Germany after being poisoned in Russia by a nerve agent, accused Russian President Vladimir...

Avg 381 suicides daily in India in 2019; 50 pc cases from just 5 states: NCRB | India News

NEW DELHI: India reported an average 381 deaths by suicide daily in 2019, totalling 1,39,123 fatalities over the year, according to the latest National Crime...

Experts Reject Oleander Extract as COVID Treatment

Aug. 19, 2020 — Oleandrin, a toxic substance found in the poisonous oleander plant, is making headlines as a potential treatment for COVID-19 infection, raising...

Toxic Methanol in Hand Sanitizers: Poisonings Continue

Aug. 17, 2020 — As the FDA’s warning list about dangerous hand sanitizers containing methanol grows, another troubling trend has emerged. Some people are drinking...