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Thousands Sent to Emergency Room by Preventable Pool Chemical Injuries

Press Release Embargoed Until: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 1PM ETContact: CDC Media Relations (404) 639-3286 Thousands Sent to Emergency Room by Preventable Pool Chemical Injuries Children often the ones hurt by

Chemicals that increase breast cancer risk - part 1

A review released May 12, 2014 in Environmental Health prospective suggests that the following chemicals are associated with increased risk of breast cancer.  Although few ...
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Just launched: EWG's Sun Safety Campaign

Dear Reacers, Did you know that skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States? More than 2 million Americans develop skin cancer ...
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Tobacco smoking raises risk of cervical cancer

Tuesday May 13, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study in the International Journal of Cancer suggests tobacco smoking can double the risk of cervical cancer, ...
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The most comprehensive look yet at climate change

Hi, everyone -- Today, we released the third National Climate Assessment report, by far the most comprehensive look ever at climate change impacts in the United ...
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How to Prevent the Spread of Drug-Resistant Bacteria in Your Kitchen

By Dr. Mercola According to a report1 by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), published in October 2013, two million American adults and children become infected ...
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Dirty Dozen

Dear Readers, We know that there are hormone disruptors and other dangerous chemicals in many products. That's why EWG partnered with the Keep A Breast Foundation last ...
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Arsenic, lead, mercury linked to cardiovascular disease

Heavy metal pollution not only lowers IQ in children, but also can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, according to a report in ISRN Hypertension. The ...
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Wi-Fi may harm male fertility

Sunday Nov 24, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Using a laptop on your lap when connected to the Internet via Wi-Fi may affect your fertility if you ...
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Dental x-ray linked to thyroid cancer

Friday Nov 22, 2013 (foodconsumer.org) -- Exposure to dental x-ray or radiation may increase risk of thyroid cancer, according to a study published in Acta ...
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