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The World Health Organization Just Declared Processed Meats Carcinogenic

You'll never look at bacon the same way again.<p>Nothing goes better with eggs and hashbrowns than a sizzling plate of bacon or sausage, right? Well, you may want to skip ordering them the next time you meet up with your BFFs for brunch.<p>In a report published in <i>The Lancet Oncology</i> today, the …

Chromium in dietary supplement can convert to carcinogen, study finds

A nutritional supplement used for weight loss and body building is partially converted into a carcinogenic form when it enters cells, say Australian researchers.<p>Chromium supplements also are used by people with metabolic disorders such as insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes.<p>Living with type 2 …

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South Korean court says carcinogens at a Samsung chip factory caused a worker's ovarian cancer

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A court said Friday that exposure to carcinogens at a Samsung chip factory caused a worker's ovarian cancer in the first ruling in South Korea to link the disease with chemicals that chip workers were exposed to.<p>SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A court said Friday that exposure …

Beyond Flint: Danaher And Governor Snyder Have A Carcinogenic Problem In Ann Arbor

It has been widely reported about Governor Snyder’s ‘relentless negative inaction’ with lead pollution in Flint’s water, but Snyder’s hometown of Ann Arbor has a 1,4 Dioxane problem and responsibility lies on Danaher to clean it up. Investors, especially social responsible investors, may want to …

Lumber Liquidators Pays $2.5M Over 'Carcinogen' Flooring

Beleaguered flooring retailer Lumber Liquidators is paying $2.5 million to settle allegations that some of its products violated California's air-safety standards.<p>The penalty announced Tuesday was the latest that Lumber Liquidators has absorbed for formerly selling laminate flooring made in …

Elevated Levels Of Suspected Carcinogen Found In States' Drinking Water

Water safety concerns aren't just in Flint, Mich., these days. Communities in three states in the Northeast have found elevated levels of a suspected carcinogen — perfluorooctanoic acid, or PFOA.<p>Used to make Teflon, the chemical has contaminated water supplies in New York, New Hampshire and Vermont.<p>…

Freaking out over a growing carcinogen list? Context is key

The International Agency for Research on Cancer announced Wednesday that coffee is being removed from its list of possible human carcinogens.<p>The agency, part of the World Health Organization, convened a panel to review existing evidence and they found no convincing proof that drinking coffee …

WHO: Coffee itself isn’t cancerous, but watch out for ‘very hot’ beverages

If you're like many Americans and sipping your morning cup of joe while reading this, you'll be happy to know that the World Health Organization released its long-anticipated report on coffee, and its findings bode well for your health.<p>In reviewing the scientific evidence over the past 25 years …

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I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …

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