User: flenvcenter Topic: Environmental Health-Regional
Category: Toxics
Last updated: Dec 07 2017 14:51 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Eagle poisoned with lead treated at animal rehab center in Washington 7.12.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The animal experts could tell there was something off with the adult bald eagle as soon as it was brought in to City Wildlife, a rehabilitation center in Northwest Washington.
Report: Proposed U.S. cuts to AIDS funding could cause millions of deaths 2.12.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The State Department is trumpeting U.S. progress combating HIV and AIDS worldwide, but NGOs warn that the Trump administration's plans to slash AIDS funding could lead to millions more infected, with many dying.
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PHOTOS: Celebrity deaths of 2017 2.12.2017 Denver Post: Entertainment
Here are just a few of the famous people that passed away in 2017.
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CU Boulder to lead Pac-12 study of student-athlete concussions 17.11.2017 Denver Post: Local
The University of Colorado has been selected to lead the Pac-12 Conference's new initiative to use eye-tracking technology to better understand traumatic head injuries in student athletes.
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Maharashtra wants policy to help differently-abled students: SPPU plans to lead initiative 15.11.2017 Pune – The Indian Express
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Mobile lab responds to Erie residents’ complaints about oil, gas operations 7.11.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
The state's Oil and Gas Health Information and Response Group has dispatched a monitoring truck to a spot in Erie where more than a hundred complaints about odors have been logged.
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Toxins in widespread use excluded from EPA chemical review 26.10.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Spurred by the chemical industry, President Donald Trump's administration is retreating from a congressionally mandated review of some of the most dangerous chemicals in public use: millions of tons of asbestos, flame retardants and other toxins in homes, offices and industrial plants across the United States.
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Colorado health officials mull tougher rule for oil and gas facilities to cut smog 21.10.2017 Denver Post: News: Local
Colorado officials under pressure to cut Front Range air pollution weigh tougher rules for oil and gas industry.
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Pollution kills 9 million people each year, new study finds 20.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Pollution around the globe now contributes to an estimated 9 million deaths annually - or roughly one in six - according to an in-depth new study published Thursday in the Lancet.
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Trump’s health subsidy shutdown could lead to free insurance 19.10.2017 Denver Post: Business
If President Donald Trump prevails in shutting down a major "Obamacare" health insurance subsidy, it would have the unintended consequence of making free basic coverage available to more people, and making upper-tier plans more affordable.
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Colorado’s top insurance regulator says Trump’s health care executive order “will cause problems” 13.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado Insurance Commissioner Marguerite Salazar said President Donald Trump's executive order on health care could lead to skimpier coverage and higher costs for the sick.
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Central Park development in Highlands Ranch shaping up to have healthy living theme 13.10.2017 Denver Post: Local
Central Park in Highlands Ranch is beginning to open retail sites, starting with Barre3, a barre fitness studio. Many of the confirmed businesses have a health-centric focus.
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Health care and industrial companies lead U.S. stocks lower 10.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Losses for health care companies and banks left U.S. stocks lower Monday after a quiet day of trading. Industrial conglomerate General Electric skidded after announcing more changes in its leadership.
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Loss of smell may point to dementia risk among elderly 30.9.2017 Lifestyle – The Indian Express
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Warning to insomniacs and millennials: Less sleep can lead to a shorter life span 28.9.2017 Life-style – The Indian Express
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Coffee sold in California could carry cancer warning labels 26.9.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
A nonprofit group wants coffee manufacturers, distributors and retailers to post ominous warnings about a cancer-causing chemical stewing in every cup of coffee brewed in California
Flint’s lead-poisoned water had a ‘horrifyingly large’ effect on fetal deaths, study finds 22.9.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
The fertility rate in Flint, Michigan, dropped precipitously after the city decided to switch to lead-poisoned Flint River water in 2014, according to a new working paper.
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Many of the cities with the highest rates of teen shootings have populations of less than 250,000 9.9.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Size may play a role. In tightly packed neighborhoods, insults and perceived insults ricochet like shots in an echo chamber. One shooting inevitably leads to speculation about who will be targeted next.
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State warns of elevated mercury in fish from 3 Arizona lakes 7.9.2017 azcentral.com | Arizona Republic Front Page
State officials are cautioning people to limit their consumption of fish caught in three Arizona lakes after tests found elevated mercury ...
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Uranium pervades homes on and near Navajo Nation 27.8.2017 High Country News Most Recent
EPA budget cuts threaten to slow a long-overdue cleanup.
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