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Marla Cone is the Editor in Chief of Environmental Health News.
Recipe for High Exposure to Estrogen-Mimicking Chemical BPA: Canned Vegetables, Cigarettes and a Cashier Job
Posted on: Oct 12, 2010, Source: Environmental Health News
New research shows that pregnant women who eat canned vegetables daily have high rates of BPA, as do those who are exposed to tobacco smoke or work as cashiers.
Insecticide To Be Banned, Decades After Poisoning Thousands
Posted on: Sep 1, 2010, Source: Environmental Health News
A farm chemical that caused the worst known outbreak of pesticide poisoning in North America is being phased out. But why did it take so long?
New Research Revealed: Environmentally Caused Cancers Are 'Grossly Underestimated'
Posted on: May 6, 2010, Source: Environmental Health News
Obama was advised to help "remove the carcinogens and other toxins from our food, water, and air that needlessly increase health care costs, cripple our nation's productivity."
Are Flea Treatments Dangerous For Your Pets?
Posted on: Apr 14, 2010, Source: Environmental Health News
Many pet owners who use the treatments think they are applying medication to their pet, but they actually are treating them with potent pesticides.
Decade of Research Reveals Cancer Danger in Town's Drinking Water
Posted on: Feb 25, 2009, Source: Environmental Health News
Scientists show that the controversial chemical made famous in the film "Erin Brockovich" is indeed carcinogenic in water.
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