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Service dogs helping to detect cancer in firefighters - THV11.com KTHV

Mon, 2019-02-11 08:05
Service dogs helping to detect cancer in firefighters  THV11.com KTHV

Firefighters are nearly five times more likely to develop cancer than the average American.

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Stryker technology demonstrates dangers of surgical smoke - ABC 57 News

Mon, 2019-02-11 05:52
Stryker technology demonstrates dangers of surgical smoke  ABC 57 News

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Surgical smoke is likely one of the last things you might think about if you're set to go under the knife. However, hundreds of thousands of ...

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Government 'failing to act' on processed meat link to cancer - The Grocer

Mon, 2019-02-11 04:04
Government 'failing to act' on processed meat link to cancer  The Grocer

Politicians had failed to react to the link between nitrites in processed meat and cancer, claimed the author of the WHO's landmark 2015 report.

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Dangerous HRT Re: Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of venous thromboembolism: what about progesterone? - The BMJ

Mon, 2019-02-11 02:00
Dangerous HRT Re: Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of venous thromboembolism: what about progesterone?  The BMJ

For 80 years experimental animal models have demonstrated that hormone-induced cell proliferation plays a critical role in hormone-initiated carcinogenesis.1 ...

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Environmentalists troubled by Sims Bayou chemical spill - Chron

Mon, 2019-02-11 00:00
Environmentalists troubled by Sims Bayou chemical spill  Chron

Environmental organizations are raising an alarm over the potential health impacts of chemicals spilled Feb. 3 into Sims Bayou near Hobby Airport. An estimated ...

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It's getting dangerous to breathe in Khon Kaen in NE Thailand | #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Sun, 2019-02-10 20:35
It's getting dangerous to breathe in Khon Kaen in NE Thailand | #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

Khon Kaen (The Nation) - KHON KAEN, an economic hub of Thailand's Northeast, has been struggling with serious air pollution for at least four consecutive ...

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Fire survivors must relocate again after FEMA pressures Paradise to reverse RV rules - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 2019-02-10 17:45
Fire survivors must relocate again after FEMA pressures Paradise to reverse RV rules  Los Angeles Times

Shortly after moving into an RV on their property in fire-scarred Paradise, Calif., the Skinner family — and dozens of others — will be forced to move again.

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Lander man files lawsuit against Monsanto, claims Roundup weed killer caused his cancer - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Sun, 2019-02-10 14:30
Lander man files lawsuit against Monsanto, claims Roundup weed killer caused his cancer  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A Lander man filed a federal lawsuit against agricultural chemical giant Monsanto on Friday, alleging the company's Roundup weedkiller caused or contributed ...

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Lander man files lawsuit against Monsanto, claims Roundup weed killer caused his cancer - KPVI News 6

Sun, 2019-02-10 14:30
Lander man files lawsuit against Monsanto, claims Roundup weed killer caused his cancer  KPVI News 6

A Lander man filed a federal lawsuit against agricultural chemical giant Monsanto on Friday, alleging the company's Roundup weedkiller caused or contributed ...

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5 Life Threatening Side Effects of Not Getting Enough Sleep - Civilized

Sun, 2019-02-10 14:23
5 Life Threatening Side Effects of Not Getting Enough Sleep  Civilized

Sleepless nights can lead to a whole host of health concerns, and some side effects are even life threatening. Sleep deprivation is a huge concern across ...

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Food / Dangerous contamination found in cow milk, fodder - newagebd.net

Sun, 2019-02-10 11:38
Food / Dangerous contamination found in cow milk, fodder  newagebd.net

National Food Safety Laboratory of the Institute of Public Health on Sunday raised the alarm about serious microbial, chemical, residual and other contamination ...

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Funds Awaited for NH Firefighter PFAS Exposure Study, the Nation's First - Firehouse.com

Sun, 2019-02-10 07:50
Funds Awaited for NH Firefighter PFAS Exposure Study, the Nation's First  Firehouse.com

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health told Portsmouth authorities it has not study of the affects of the chemical used in firefighting foam on ...

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University of Montana workers start filing claims related to asbestos in McGill Hall - The Missoulian

Sat, 2019-02-09 20:00
University of Montana workers start filing claims related to asbestos in McGill Hall  The Missoulian

More than 30 asbestos-related employee claims had been filed against the University of Montana as of Friday over concerns about contamination discovered ...

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Microplastics in drinking water pose huge threat to Chennai - Deccan Chronicle

Sat, 2019-02-09 18:30
Microplastics in drinking water pose huge threat to Chennai  Deccan Chronicle

Chennai: Microplastics, a hitherto unheard of health hazard, has been detected in abundant quantity in Red Hills lake (popularly known as Puzhal Eri), which is ...

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Scientist criticises lack of response to processed meat cancer risk study - BreakingNews.ie

Sat, 2019-02-09 18:01
Scientist criticises lack of response to processed meat cancer risk study  BreakingNews.ie

The co-author of a report into processed meat and cancer risk has criticised the response of UK politicians.

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Scientist criticises lack of response to processed meat cancer risk study - ITV News

Sat, 2019-02-09 17:59
Scientist criticises lack of response to processed meat cancer risk study  ITV News

A leading scientist, who co-authored a report on the link between cancer and processed meats such as bacon and ham, has criticised the Government for failing ...

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Despite chemical exposure warnings, many St. John residents decide to stay, fight Denka in court - The Advocate

Sat, 2019-02-09 16:30
Despite chemical exposure warnings, many St. John residents decide to stay, fight Denka in court  The Advocate

Three years after federal regulators reported that emissions from a St. John the Baptist Parish chemical plant were creating the highest cancer risk from airborne ...

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High blood pressure drug recalled over cancer-causing impurity - ARY NEWS

Sat, 2019-02-09 07:15
High blood pressure drug recalled over cancer-causing impurity  ARY NEWS

he Japanese subsidiary of Pfizer is recalling a drug for high blood pressure which was found to contain a carcinogenic substance.

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Pfizer Japan recalls high blood pressure drug Amvalo due to carcinogen - Japan Today

Sat, 2019-02-09 02:00
Pfizer Japan recalls high blood pressure drug Amvalo due to carcinogen  Japan Today

The Japanese subsidiary of Pfizer Inc is recalling a drug for high blood pressure which was found to contain a carcinogenic substance in its active ingredient ...

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‘Our MDF furniture brought toxic fumes into our home’ - The Guardian

Sat, 2019-02-09 01:45
‘Our MDF furniture brought toxic fumes into our home’  The Guardian

A science journalist is warning others to beware of the risks of MDF after her new bedroom furniture appeared to produce toxic fumes that were 13 times the ...

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