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Texas firefighters to get workers' compensation if they become sick - KFOX El Paso

Thu, 2019-06-20 21:50
Texas firefighters to get workers' compensation if they become sick  KFOX El Paso

It will now be easier for firefighters across Texas to get workers' compensation if they become sick, thanks to a new bill signed by Gov. Greg Abbott. Over the ...

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Electronic cigarettes and cardiovascular health: what do we know so fa | VHRM - Dove Medical Press

Thu, 2019-06-20 21:03
Electronic cigarettes and cardiovascular health: what do we know so fa | VHRM  Dove Medical Press

Andrea MacDonald,1 Holly R Middlekauff2 1Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA; 2Department of ...

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Asbestos in the natural environment: how safe are we? - UN Environment

Thu, 2019-06-20 21:03
Asbestos in the natural environment: how safe are we?  UN Environment

Exposure to asbestos has been a long-standing issue, threatening the health of both the environment and human population for centuries. Hundreds of millions ...

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New Alabama law helps firefighters diagnosed with cancer - WAAY

Thu, 2019-06-20 18:17
New Alabama law helps firefighters diagnosed with cancer  WAAY

Chief Saferite is coming up on his 30th year as a firefighter, but 4 years ago, he tells WAAY31 he was diagnosed with skin cancer on his face and neck.

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Dr Henry Lynch obituary - The Guardian

Thu, 2019-06-20 16:56
Dr Henry Lynch obituary  The Guardian

Geneticist who unlocked the secrets of hereditary cancers.

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Livonia residents demand Ford Motor Co. clean up contamination from nearby plant - Michigan Radio

Thu, 2019-06-20 16:22
Livonia residents demand Ford Motor Co. clean up contamination from nearby plant  Michigan Radio

People living in a Livonia neighborhood met Thursday to call on Ford Motor Company to clean up chemicals from the site of its nearby transmission plant.

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Potential mold problem prompts hasty closure of Seattle fire station - KING5.com

Thu, 2019-06-20 15:27
Potential mold problem prompts hasty closure of Seattle fire station  KING5.com

Out of concern for firefighters, Seattle Fire Station 31 was closed temporarily as further environmental testing is done.

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Local fire departments use safety precaution against cancer-causing toxins - Aiken Standard

Thu, 2019-06-20 15:13
Local fire departments use safety precaution against cancer-causing toxins  Aiken Standard

Most people recognize firefighters have one of the toughest and most dangerous jobs around, but many do not realize the job isn't dangerous just because of ...

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Opinion | June 21: Why no police at Pride, no to biweekly garbage collection and other letters to the editor - TheSpec.com

Thu, 2019-06-20 13:58
Opinion | June 21: Why no police at Pride, no to biweekly garbage collection and other letters to the editor  TheSpec.com

Sometimes it's hard enough to work with one bag of garbage a week and we are paying the highest city taxes and you want to cut more? writes Debbie Escott, ...

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Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts - Deccan Chronicle

Thu, 2019-06-20 13:18
Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts  Deccan Chronicle

Foods of concern are groundnuts, millets and cereals.

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Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts - Deccan Chronicle

Thu, 2019-06-20 13:18
Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts  Deccan Chronicle

Foods of concern are groundnuts, millets and cereals.

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Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts - Deccan Chronicle

Thu, 2019-06-20 13:18
Molds on raw foods is carcinogenic: Experts  Deccan Chronicle

Foods of concern are groundnuts, millets and cereals.

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9/11 First Responder Luis Alvarez, Who Testified with Jon Stewart, Is Now in Hospice Care - PEOPLE.com

Thu, 2019-06-20 11:49
9/11 First Responder Luis Alvarez, Who Testified with Jon Stewart, Is Now in Hospice Care  PEOPLE.com

Luis Alvarez recently appeared with Jon Stewart to plead for lawmakers to reauthorize funding for the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.

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Pupils at 'blue water' Buchanan High 'should be tested for toxins' - HeraldScotland

Thu, 2019-06-20 10:56
Pupils at 'blue water' Buchanan High 'should be tested for toxins'  HeraldScotland

PUPILS and teachers from the Lanarkshire school at the centre of a cancer row should be tested for toxins, a public health expert has said.

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Charlotte firefighters make push to prevent cancer from fire contamination - WSOC Charlotte

Thu, 2019-06-20 10:49
Charlotte firefighters make push to prevent cancer from fire contamination  WSOC Charlotte

Their health is also at risk because many people believe chemicals that cause cancer get into their uniforms during a fire and stay there.

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The fight for Lake Erie continues - Trade Only Today

Thu, 2019-06-20 10:29
The fight for Lake Erie continues  Trade Only Today

While 50 years ago a burning Cuyahoga River ignited a actions for serious water protection policies (see Dealer Outlook, Tuesday, June 18), today a proposal to ...

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Yogurt: Prophylaxis for Colorectal Cancer? | Medpage Today - MedPage Today

Thu, 2019-06-20 10:00
Yogurt: Prophylaxis for Colorectal Cancer? | Medpage Today  MedPage Today

In the ongoing quest to identify risk modifiers for colorectal adenomas and cancer, a new study has found that men who consumed at least two weekly servings ...

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Bacon Bits: Two Reasons to Be Worried, and One Reason Not - Bacon's Rebellion

Thu, 2019-06-20 09:58
Bacon Bits: Two Reasons to Be Worried, and One Reason Not  Bacon's Rebellion

Be afraid, very afraid. How frequent is cell phone use? According to a team of Old Dominion University researchers tallying seat belt use, some 4% of drivers ...

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Philadelphians deserve a voice in debate over future of local refineries - WHYY

Thu, 2019-06-20 09:32
Philadelphians deserve a voice in debate over future of local refineries  WHYY

The cloud of black smoke billowing from the fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) Refinery Complex was a sight throughout much of Philadelphia on June ...

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