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Are there alternative treatments for poisoning?

Most poisonings require a doctor's care, but some may work with alternative treatments. Food poisoning, for example, may be treated by avoiding food and getting plenty of clear liquids. Once the person is ready to eat, they should stick with bland foods and avoid dairy, caffeine, fatty foods, or alcohol.

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