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Flame retardant exposure linked to lower IQs -- study

Editor's note: The main source of flame retardant exposure for most people may be carpets at home.

Indoor Tanning Raises Risk of Melanoma: FDA Strengthens Warnings for Sunlamp Products

Using sunlamp products such as tanning beds or tanning booths increases the risk of skin damage, skin cancer and eye injury, according to the Food ...
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Skin Cancer Patients Have More Treatment Options

Science is discovering new ways to attack cancer cells on different fronts. Since 2011, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved five drug treatments ...
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Mobile phones linked to brain cancer - new study

Monday May 19, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A French case-control study published on May 9, 2014 in the journal Occupational & Environmental Medicine suggests that using ...
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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 ...
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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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