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Taking a deeper look: Technology tracks carcinogens in the body - Albany Democrat Herald

Sun, 2014-12-21 08:10

Albany Democrat Herald

Taking a deeper look: Technology tracks carcinogens in the body
Albany Democrat Herald
David Williams of Oregon State University watches as doctoral student Erin Madeen draws the molecular model of DBC, a type of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon, or PAH, and a suspected carcinogen. Williams and Madeen and other collaborators have ...

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Popular holiday toys may contain harmful chemicals, carcinogens - New York Post

Mon, 2014-12-15 01:45

New York Post

Popular holiday toys may contain harmful chemicals, carcinogens
New York Post
Gillibrand said there was a long list of toys containing dangerous levels of chemicals like cadmium and other harmful carcinogens. “Too many of the toys sold contain dangerous toxic materials that have no place in any American toy store,” Gillibrand said.

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Mosquito coils, incense sticks contain carcinogens, says expert - The Hindu

Fri, 2014-12-12 17:00

The Hindu

Mosquito coils, incense sticks contain carcinogens, says expert
The Hindu
Inhaling smoke emitted by mosquito coils and incense sticks is not only harmful to the lungs, but can also cause cancer, said Sundeep Salvi, director of Chest Research Foundation, Pune, here on Friday. Dr. Salvi, who spoke on 'Indoor pollution and ...

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Mosquito coils and incense sticks contain carcinogens: Expert - The Hindu

Fri, 2014-12-12 03:02

Mosquito coils and incense sticks contain carcinogens: Expert
The Hindu
Recent studies have shown that mosquito coils and incense sticks are not only harmful for the lungs, but can also cause cancer, revealed Dr. Sundeep Salvi, Director of Chest Research Foundation, Pune, here on Friday. Dr. Salvi, who spoke on “Indoor ...

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Mosquito coils and incense sticks contain carcinogens: Expert - The Hindu

Fri, 2014-12-12 03:02

Mosquito coils and incense sticks contain carcinogens: Expert
The Hindu
Recent studies have shown that mosquito coils and incense sticks are not only harmful for the lungs, but can also cause cancer, revealed Dr. Sundeep Salvi, Director of Chest Research Foundation, Pune, here on Friday. Dr. Salvi, who spoke on “Indoor ...

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Northern Lights: My Grown-Up Holiday List - The Myeloma Beacon

Thu, 2014-12-11 16:15

Northern Lights: My Grown-Up Holiday List
The Myeloma Beacon
My 'grown up' wish list also includes the wish that we use our current knowledge about carcinogens in our workplace, home, and outdoor environments to lower cancer rates and to protect future generations. Applaudable efforts are already being made in ...

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New technology tracks carcinogens as they move through the body - R & D Magazine

Thu, 2014-12-11 13:41

New technology tracks carcinogens as they move through the body
R & D Magazine
Researchers for the first time have developed a method to track through the human body the movement of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, as extraordinarily tiny amounts of these potential carcinogens are biologically processed and eliminated.

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Researchers develop new method to track movement of carcinogenic PAHs in ... - News-Medical.net

Thu, 2014-12-11 05:00

Researchers develop new method to track movement of carcinogenic PAHs in ...
News-Medical.net
Researchers for the first time have developed a method to track through the human body the movement of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, as extraordinarily tiny amounts of these potential carcinogens are biologically processed and eliminated.

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New technology tracks carcinogens as they move through the body - Phys.Org

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:56

New technology tracks carcinogens as they move through the body
Phys.Org
Researchers for the first time have developed a method to track through the human body the movement of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, as extraordinarily tiny amounts of these potential carcinogens are biologically processed and eliminated.

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New technology tracks carcinogens as they move through the body - Science Codex

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:31

New technology tracks carcinogens as they move through the body
Science Codex
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Researchers for the first time have developed a method to track through the human body the movement of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, or PAHs, as extraordinarily tiny amounts of these potential carcinogens are biologically ...

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On energy policy,'all of the above' the wrong approach - The Detroit News

Wed, 2014-12-10 00:42

The Detroit News

On energy policy,'all of the above' the wrong approach
The Detroit News
At each well, millions of gallons of water are injected into the Earth with hundreds of chemicals, including known carcinogens like benzene. This process depletes our water supply and has led to documented cases of toxic well water. Rather than an “all ...

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Evolution of Food Babe: From misguided consumer advocate to crude bully - Genetic Literacy Project

Tue, 2014-12-09 23:01

Evolution of Food Babe: From misguided consumer advocate to crude bully
Genetic Literacy Project
In addition, you frequently demonize so-called carcinogens without scientific basis. For instance, you demonize group 2b carcinogens like carrageenan. Carrageenan is categorized as “possibly carcinogenic to humans,” yet you happily post selfies ...

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Adult Smoking Rate in Wisconsin at Record Low - WSAW

Mon, 2014-12-08 22:30

Adult Smoking Rate in Wisconsin at Record Low
WSAW
"I was more concerned with my lungs, and the carcinogens that you get from combustible tobacco." Health experts say the current adult smoking rate is proof that prevention programs and efforts are making a difference, while tobacco stores say more ...

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Ulysses may look to Ithaca for THM fix - Ithaca Journal

Mon, 2014-12-08 19:19

Ithaca Journal

Ulysses may look to Ithaca for THM fix
Ithaca Journal
ULYSSES – A plan is moving forward to fix illegal levels of probable carcinogens in drinking water, but Ulysses Supervisor Liz Thomas has reservations over whether the measures will work. The running annual average for trihalomethanes (THMs) in Ulysses ...

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Some boreholes found to produce 1000x more carcinogens than advised for ... - Bakken.com

Mon, 2014-12-08 17:29

Bakken.com

Some boreholes found to produce 1000x more carcinogens than advised for ...
Bakken.com
The KIT researchers focused on aromatic hydrocarbons in air, such as carcinogenic benzene, that are damaging to human health. Maximum concentrations were found in the waste gas plumes of boreholes. Measurements came back in variants from low to ...

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Investigator with Erin Brockovich visits Bristow with FOX23 - KOKI FOX 23

Mon, 2014-12-08 17:26

Investigator with Erin Brockovich visits Bristow with FOX23
KOKI FOX 23
An environmental investigator with the Erin Brockovich team in Los Angeles said oily sludge FOX23 found in Creek County needs to be cleaned up now. FOX23 tromped through the woods behind the old Assembly of God church and found black stuff that ...

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Some boreholes found to produce 1000x more carcinogens than advised for ... - EagleFordTexas.com

Mon, 2014-12-08 17:17

EagleFordTexas.com

Some boreholes found to produce 1000x more carcinogens than advised for ...
EagleFordTexas.com
The KIT researchers focused on aromatic hydrocarbons in air, such as carcinogenic benzene, that are damaging to human health. Maximum concentrations were found in the waste gas plumes of boreholes. Measurements came back in variants from low to ...

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Some E-Cigarettes Contain 10 Times the Carcinogens as Regular Cigarettes - AllGov

Mon, 2014-12-08 06:50

Some E-Cigarettes Contain 10 Times the Carcinogens as Regular Cigarettes
AllGov
If you're a smoker and are thinking of switching to e-cigarettes for health reasons, you might want to think again. Studies are showing that their vapor contains carcinogens as well. A study conducted by Japan's National Institute of Public Health ...

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It takes two! Celebrity chef Pete Evans bonds with youngest daughter Indii at ... - Daily Mail

Sun, 2014-12-07 00:07

Daily Mail

It takes two! Celebrity chef Pete Evans bonds with youngest daughter Indii at ...
Daily Mail
we have a portable mineral pot ($500) water filter which rids tap water from potential carcinogens (chorine, chemicals, bacteria etc),' he said in a post on his Facebook page. 'I realise there's plenty of controversy around alkalised water, but I would ...

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