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Agent Orange Linked to Prostate Cancer

by aseligmann — last modified Jul 01, 2010 12:00 AM

Agent Orange has been linked to an increased risk of prostate cancer in Vietnam veterans. In a study of more than 13,000 male veterans, those who were exposed to Agent Orange were twice as likely to have prostate cancer as those who were not exposed. read more...

EPA Forced to Review Pesticide Testing on Humans

by Shelly Connor — last modified Jun 25, 2010 12:14 PM

It sounds like a horror movie, but unfortunately it is all true. Industry thinks it is okay to test pesticides and their toxicity on actual human subjects. Literally, humans were being used as lab rats for the industry to spray these poisons directly on their skin, walking into vapor chambers filled with the pesticides and more. However, the EPA is now taking action to eliminate this terrible practice. read more...

Environmental Contaminants Have a Strong Link to Cancer

by Shelly Connor — last modified May 26, 2010 08:05 PM
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The President's Cancer Panel Report highlights that environmental contaminants have a stronger link to cancer risk than previously understood. read more...

Exposure to Pesticides Shows a Link to ADHD

by netCorps Technical Support — last modified Apr 15, 2010 03:45 PM
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A study published in May in the journal Pediatrics points to a link between exposure to Organophosphate Pesticides and increased risk for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in children. read more...