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Vitamin D deficiency may be a major risk for melanoma

July 1, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- Doctors believe that excessive exposure to the sun or UV rays is a risk factor for cutaneous malignant melanoma, which
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Food & Water Watch and Water Defense Call For Halt to Irrigating Food Crops with Oil Field Wastewater in Nation’s Produce Basket

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASETuesday, May 26, 2015 Contact:Darcey Rakestraw, drakestraw@fwwatch.org; 202-683-2467Sandra Lupien, slupien@fwwatch.org; 510-922-0705 Food & Water Watch and Water Defense Call For Halt to Irrigating Food Crops with Oil Field Wastewater ...
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Urgent action needed re: asbestos

  Asbestos-related disease kills up to15,000 people in the U.S. each year. And if you’re thinking that this lethal substance has been banned in the U.S., you’re wrong. ...
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Don't let DuPont get away with this

DuPont is putting corporate profits ahead of human and environmental health, with disastrous consequences.Help us hold the chemical giant accountable for its actions. Sign EWG’s ...
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Flame Retardants Cause Chemical-Induced Insulin Resistance, Studies Find

Story at-a-glance− Flame-retardant chemicals have been linked to serious health risks, including infertility, birth defects, neurodevelopmental delays, reduced IQ, hormone disruptions, and various forms of cancer 90 ...
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Three out of four Key Haven residents oppose release of genetically modified mosquitoes

April 14, 2015 Contact: Michael Welber (Michael.welber@gmail.com) (305) 289-1740 Three out of four Key Haven residents oppose release of genetically modified mosquitoes By a wide margin, Key Haven residents ...
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As of Oct, 2014, 243 substances have been recognized as human carcinogens or probable carcinogens

HHS Releases 13th Report on Carcinogens Four substances have been added in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 13th Report on Carcinogens, a science-based ...
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Cell phones may lower male fertility

March 30, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study published most recently in IJCRR suggests that exposure to 2G or 3G cell phone radiation  may damage ...
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Mobile phones should be classified as a carcinogen

Thursday March 19, 2015 (foodconsumer.org) -- A review in International Journal of Oncology suggests that radiofrequency fields transmitted from mobile phones and other mobile devices ...
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GE Mosquitoes Could Soon Be on the Loose

Millions of genetically engineered mosquitoes could soon be released into the Florida Keys -- with unknown impacts on one of our most fragile ecosystems –unless we ...
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