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Effects on health of prolonged exposure to low concentrations of carbon monoxide

The effects on health of prolonged but low level exposure to carbon monoxide (CO) are unclear. Studies of carbon monoxide exposure focus mainly on …

Introduction to Indoor Air Quality

• Health Effects<br>• Primary Causes<br>• Identifying Problems<br>• Improving IAQ<br>• Environmental Justice<br>• Glossary<p>Indoor Air Pollution and Health<p>Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) …

Effects of Acid Rain

On this Page:<p>Effects of Acid Rain on Ecosystems<p>Effects of Acid Rain on Materials<p>Other Effects of SO2 and NOX<p>Visibility<br>• Human Health<p>The Effects of Acid …

Pollution

Effects of Ocean Pollution on Marine Life

If you're worried about the effects of ocean pollution on marine life, you are not alone. The increase of pollutants in the world's oceans is …

Pollution

Recycling Basics

Recycling is the process of collecting and processing materials that would otherwise be thrown away as trash and turning them into new products. …

Deforestation

Deforestation<p>Top<br>• Overview<br>• Causes<br>• Impacts<br>• What WWF is Doing<br>• How You Can Help<p>Adopt an Orangutan<p>Overview<p>Forests cover 31% of the land area on our planet. …

The Effect of Overpopulation on Public Health

<b>Item Link:</b> Read Article<p><b>Media Type:</b> Article - Foundational<p><b>Publisher:</b> MPHOnline.org<p><b>Author(s):</b> Emily Maynard<p><i>The world population is growing at an</i> …

Pros and Cons of Overpopulation

Humans are expected to number 10 billion individuals by the year 2050. Some experts believe that only 5 billion people can be supported on this …

These fracking sites are close to drinking water wells - Futurity

Researchers say we need greater safety monitoring of fracking and traditional oil and gas wells, particularly when they're close to drinking water …

Gun Violence in America

Gun Violence in America<p>Updated on August 21, 2014<p>Guns in America<p>Gun Violence in America is a Growing Problem<p>Gun violence in America is a not just a …

Child Abuse Statistics

Child Abuse Statistics & Facts in the U.S. American children are suffering an epidemic of child abuse & neglect. 4 M reports involving 7.2 M children.

11 Facts About Child Abuse | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change

1<p>ChildHelp. "Child Abuse Statistics and Facts." ChildHelp. Accessed March 3, 2015. .<p>2<p>The Advocacy Center. "The Facts About Youth Sexual Abuse." …

Human Geography

Welcome to the National Center for Victims of Crime

The Compassion Fund Opens for the Victims of the Parkland Shooting<p>The National Center for Victims of Crime, in close collaboration with GoFundMe, and …

Crime

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Our Mission<p>The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is the voice of victims and survivors. We are the catalyst for changing society …

Sociology

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

Our Blog<p>Here at The Hotline we’re talking about the most current topics related to domestic violence — and we want to hear what you have to say. Join …

Content Management

How the Internet Has Changed Bullying

This summer, <i>American Psychologist</i>, the official journal of the American Psychological Association, released a special issue on the topic of bullying and victimization. Bullying is, presumably, as old as humanity, but research into it is relatively young: in 1997, when Susan Swearer, one of the …

Facts and statistics on bullying and cyberbullying

Cyberbullying

11 Facts About Bullying | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change

1<p>Cohn, Andrea, and Andrea Canter, Ph.D. "Bullying: Facts for Schools and Parents." NASP Fact Sheet. Accessed February 9, 2014 …

Social Change

Facts on Bullying

The facts on bullying reveal it is a growing problem among teens and children. There are several different types of bullying including cyber …

Anger Management

Gun Control

[1] Paper: “Estimating Intruder-Related Firearm Retrievals in U.S. Households, 1994.” By Robin M. Ikeda (U.S. Centers for Disease Control and …

Guns

About Gun Violence

America has a problem with gun violence<p>One in three people in the U.S. knows someone who has been shot.1<br>• On average, 31 Americans are murdered with …

Gun Violence Statistics Archives | Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence

Guns kept in the home are more likely to be involved in a fatal or nonfatal unintentional shooting, criminal assault or suicide attempt than to be …