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June 11, 2012
Handwashing Compliance of Retail Deli Workers
How often do retail deli workers wash their hands at both independent and chain stores? This is important given the potential for life-threatening blood-borne viruses such as hepatitis C.
September 14, 2010
Deep Frying Toxins
Volatile toxins created by deep frying may pose a respiratory risk.
August 26, 2010
Can Pesticides Be Rinsed Off?
Researchers measure the impact of eating organic on the levels of pesticides in our children.
September 17, 2009
Hot Dogs & Leukemia
How much cancer risk can be avoided through lifestyle change?
September 16, 2009
Do Cell Phones Cause Cancer?
Estimated lifetime risk of developing a brain tumor with and without mobile phone use.
August 19, 2009
Is Artificial Butter Flavor Harmful?
The connection between diacetyl and the devastating lung disease bronchiolitis obliterans.
August 18, 2009
Pets & Human Lymphoma
Is having a cat or dog associated with a higher or lower risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma?
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