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Revlon to reformulate its cosmetics products to eliminate toxic chemicals - The Star Online

Mon, 2015-01-12 00:00

Revlon to reformulate its cosmetics products to eliminate toxic chemicals
The Star Online
According to Revlon's website, the company has stripped some of the most toxic chemicals from its product lines, including a number of carcinogens: cocamide DEA, styrene and two formaldehyde releasing chemicals – DMDM Hydantoin and Quarternium 15 ...

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Talking Business: Vape shop opens in downtown Kelso - Longview Daily News

Sun, 2015-01-11 21:35

Longview Daily News

Talking Business: Vape shop opens in downtown Kelso
Longview Daily News
The term, used for those who use electronic cigarettes that generate vapor instead of smoke, has grown so popular that its led Longview resident Tammie Berry to open her own vape store. Berry's staff at Viper Vaper, located at 404 Oak Street, sells ...

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KEEP CALM AND VAPE ON at Vape 'n Puff - Island Gazette

Sun, 2015-01-11 20:11

Island Gazette

KEEP CALM AND VAPE ON at Vape 'n Puff
Island Gazette
Vape N' Puff 's new location is at 716 N. Lake Park Boulevard in Carolina Beach and can be reached by calling (910) 458-9911. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, and will stay longer if a customer is ...

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Dose of Dark: Four Super Veggies! - ABC30.com

Sun, 2015-01-11 17:01

Dose of Dark: Four Super Veggies!
ABC30.com
Pazder told Ivanhoe, "One of the compounds they contain is indoles and indoles tend to prevent carcinogens from getting into individual cells." So next time you're at the super market, you might want to fill your cart with a little dark green ...

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'Bad luck' cancer study challenged - Toronto Star

Sat, 2015-01-10 23:06

'Bad luck' cancer study challenged
Toronto Star
It is surprising that the authors of this report seem to have overlooked the fact that carcinogenic compounds can cause mutations and promote cancer. Both scientists and the general public need to be aware of this fact, if the necessary research and ...

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Minden burn: Explore other options - Monroe News Star

Sat, 2015-01-10 21:35

Monroe News Star

Minden burn: Explore other options
Monroe News Star
"As a doctor, I know the harm some of these carcinogens can cause. The EPA must prove beyond a doubt that this burn will not release these dangerous toxins into the air, placing at risk the health and safety of people throughout North Louisiana. "I ...

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Guide tackles food additives' potential health concerns - Poughkeepsie Journal

Sat, 2015-01-10 17:02

Poughkeepsie Journal

Guide tackles food additives' potential health concerns
Poughkeepsie Journal
The World Health Organization considers nitrites and nitrates to be probable human carcinogens; California's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment is now considering a similar designation. Interestingly, some nutritious foods like spinach ...

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Controversy heats up over open burn at Camp Minden - Alexandria Town Talk

Fri, 2015-01-09 20:07

Alexandria Town Talk

Controversy heats up over open burn at Camp Minden
Alexandria Town Talk
“As a doctor, I know the harm some of these carcinogens can cause. The EPA must prove beyond a doubt that this burn will not release these dangerous toxins into the air, placing at risk the health and safety of people throughout North Louisiana. “I ...

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Styrofoam Food Containers to Be Banned in New York City - Newsweek

Thu, 2015-01-08 17:06

Newsweek

Styrofoam Food Containers to Be Banned in New York City
Newsweek
In 2011, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services added styrene, a synthetic compound in Styrofoam, to its list of known or possible carcinogens. Hot foods, oily foods, acids and alcohol cause Styrofoam food containers to partially break down, ...

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This City Is Reducing Cancer Risk, One Laundromat at a Time - NationSwell

Thu, 2015-01-08 15:09

NationSwell

This City Is Reducing Cancer Risk, One Laundromat at a Time
NationSwell
About 75 percent of the nation's 37,500 dry cleaners and laundromats rely on perchloroethylene — or “perc,” for short — a chemical that dissolves oil-based stains but is an air pollutant and suspected carcinogen. One laundromat in Boston, owned by a ...

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Letter: Radioactive oilfield waste trade-off a bad deal for ND - INFORUM

Wed, 2015-01-07 23:25

Letter: Radioactive oilfield waste trade-off a bad deal for ND
INFORUM
Where will these known carcinogens end up if North Dakota raises the allowable level of radioactive material in landfills? Jamestown, Sawyer, or Grand Forks? It's already in Fairfield, Williston, Tioga and other places. How many radioactive dumps will ...

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Does diet really help in reducing risk for getting cancer? - WTOP

Wed, 2015-01-07 22:56

WTOP

Does diet really help in reducing risk for getting cancer?
WTOP
There is some suggestion that cooking meat at high temperatures (such as grilling) may produce carcinogens that may increase a person's risk of cancer. Excessive alcohol consumption may increase the risk of several types of cancer including cancers of ...

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Carcinogens, not bad luck, cause cancer - San Francisco Bay View

Sun, 2015-01-04 19:21

Carcinogens, not bad luck, cause cancer
San Francisco Bay View
It matters little whether exposures occur at home, workplace or neighborhood – it is not bad luck, it is exposure to carcinogens, and they are additive and cumulative. Carcinogens are found in common chemicals, pesticides, pharmaceuticals and nuclear ...

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Vapor shops rising in popularity in Gainesville - Gainesville Times

Sat, 2015-01-03 12:13

Vapor shops rising in popularity in Gainesville
Gainesville Times
The benefits of smoking an e-cigarette lie in its lack of tobacco: with no smoke, the user doesn't ingest the toxic carcinogens known to cause a variety of cancers and other maladies. Ouellette mixes the e-juices he sells in-house, so they can contain ...

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Sugar molecule may be to blame for link between red meat and cancer - Daily Mail

Tue, 2014-12-30 04:57

Pioneer News

Sugar molecule may be to blame for link between red meat and cancer
Daily Mail
But grilling fish and chicken generates the same carcinogenic molecules as grilling red meat and yet they are not associated with a risk of cancer. Scientists said the fact that they have very little or no Neu5Gc could now explain why. Dr Ajit Varki ...
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