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Asbestos Still Poses Health Problems to People Throughout the U.S.

by Staff Blogger | March 8th, 2022

For decades, asbestos was prized in construction and manufacturing for its fire and chemical resistant properties. But over time, it became clear that exposure to asbestos was linked to serious health problems. The most severe of these health problems is a type of deadly lung cancer called mesothelioma. Thankfully, the usage of asbestos in construction

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Aerosol Deodorants Recalled Due to Presence of Cancer-Causing Chemical

by Staff Blogger | February 22nd, 2022

Two types of aerosol spray deodorants have been recalled by TCP HOT Acquisition LLC dba HRB Brands after it was discovered they contain benzene, a chemical that’s linked to the development of cancer. The affected products include Brut and Sure branded aerosol spray deodorants. Benzene isn’t listed as an ingredient in the products but is

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Hearing Loss After Military Service? It May Be Due to Defective Earplugs.

by Staff Blogger | November 2nd, 2021

There are many types of earplugs, ranging from consumer-grade earplugs designed to reduce the volume of loud noises like rock concerts and noisy neighbors to industrial-grade earplugs that are designed to protect users’ ears and hearing. The U.S. military purchased the latter type of earplugs to protect servicemembers during training exercises and live combat, but

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Preterm Babies Faced Serious Injury and Harm from Certain Infant Formulas

by Staff Blogger | October 26th, 2021

Seeing your child in distress due to illness or a serious health problem is many parents’ worst nightmare. It can be especially distressing for parents of preterm babies, whose low birth weight and immature organs put them at even greater risk of serious complications. Unfortunately, many preterm children born after 1991 suffered significant health problems

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