Trigger words: [Arsenic] Arsenic; arsenic; Health;
Entities: World Health Organization;
People living in Chile's Atacama Desert have different versions of a gene that allow them to cope with the region's naturally high levels of arsenic. Arsenic from rocks seeps into the desert's scarce water sources, exposing people in the Camarones Valley to levels 100 times higher than the safe.......
Trigger words: [Arsenic] risk; arsenic poisoning; Arsenic; Journal; poisoning; arsenic; arsenic-poisoning; Health; arsenic-induced; arsenicosis; arsenic-contaminated;
Entities: World Health Organization;
There is little to distinguish Tiwaritola from other hamlets in the backward region of eastern Uttar Pradesh. Awful roads, poor sanitation, unreliable power supply, river embankment woes, unbridled poverty and unemployment scar its infrastructure and social landscape. But one trait gives it additional notoriety....
Trigger words: [Barium] Bario; bario;
Preparacionnan ta den “full swing” pa e evento boluntario mas grandi na Aruba. Pa e weekend di 10 y 11 di maart 2017 tin mas di 3400 boluntario cu lo duna un man na un fundacion, club di deporte, scol, grupo di scouting, centro di bario y instancia di cuido pa completa un trabou of actividad....
Trigger words: [Barium] barium;
Other categories: Heavy Metals;
Groundwater at the former Trico windshield wiper factory on Washington Street is contaminated with various chemicals. There are PCBs and metals like arsenic, mercury and barium in the soil. And various metals also contaminate standing water in a basement at the 617,000-square foot complex that includes five connected buildings....
Trigger words: [Lead] lead poisoning; lead; LEAD; Lead;
The blue discoloration on the gum line is known as Burton’s line, a clinical sign that suggests lead toxicity. The line occurs when circulating lead reacts with bacteria in the mouth. Exposure to lead often occurs in mining or manufacturing settings, but also during reconstruction or renovation of older homes that may have lead-based paint....
Trigger words: [Lead] lead poisoning; lead; Lead;
Entities: John Davies;
Other categories: Epidemic;
It was 1973, and federal epidemiologist Dr. John Davies was concerned by what he saw among northwestern Ontarioâ€™s aboriginal population. Gas sniffing seemed widespread, he wrote a colleague at the Sioux Lookout hospital, and tests showed young sniffers had as much as 17 times the level of lead in their blood as could inflict brain damage....
Trigger words: [Mercury] car; Hospital; emergency; Mercury; hospital;
POLICE have named a motorcyclist who died following a collision with a car in Burntwood. The man was identified as 31-year-old Michael Sault from Cannock, Staffordshire Police told the Mercury. Mr Sault was taken to hospital following the crash near to the junction of Cannock Road and Cobbett Road in Chase Terrace but died a short while later....
Trigger words: [Mercury] poisoning; Mercury; health; contamination; mercury poisoning; mercury;
TORONTO – A northwestern Ontario First Nation plagued with mercury poisoning for more than 50 years said Tuesday it has evidence that toxic material is still leaking from an upstream paper mill. A new report commissioned by the Grassy Narrows community and funded by the government of Ontario.......
Trigger words: [Thallium] tallio;
Giornata di sopralluoghi a Pietrasanta per Stefano Baccelli , presidente commissione Ambiente in Consiglio regionale. Prima si è recato nell’area dell’ex inceneritore di Falascaia accompagnato da esponenti del Pd locale, Luca Mori, Rossano Forassepi e Nicola Conti, da rappresentanti dei comitati.......
Day for visits to Pietrasanta Stefano pods, сhairman environment committee in regional council. Before he went into the area of the former incinerator Pd Falascaia accompanied by representatives of the local, Luca Mori, Rossano Forassepi and Nicola accounts, representatives of the committees.
Trigger words: [Thallium] Talio;
More than 80 parents of Gedion Mosi Primary School in Talio Village have withdrawn their children fearing that they may be harmed by elephants roaming the nearby village. PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP More than 80 parents of Gedion Mosi Primary School in Talio Village withdrew their children on Tuesday....
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