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Greg Webb

Cities’ Ban E-Cigarettes and Manufacturers Push Back

“E-cigarettes are usually made of metal parts combined with plastic or glass and come in a variety of shapes and sizes. They heat the liquid nicotine solution, creating vapor that quickly dissipates when exhaled. The vapor looks like tobacco smoke […]

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Is the Artificial Sweetener Aspartame Really a Problem?

It pains me to write this blog. I love Diet Coke. And it contains Aspartame. Aspartame, a food additive which makes things taste sweeter, is in everything from diet drinks to ice cream. Used in…

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Deadly Bacteria, CRE – Why Is It Spreading?

CRE, or Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, is the nightmare bacteria or super-bug which seems to be popping up in hospitals across the country and scientists, physicians and patients are…

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BPA Linked to Increased Health Risks in Children

Bisphenol A (BPA), now banned from use in baby bottles and is no longer used to line cans of baby formula, continues to be present in our daily lives. Its presence continues to raise questions…

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Toxic Chemicals Hidden, Right Under Our Noses. . . In Our Homes

In recent testimony before a Senate Subcommittee by the Environmental Working Group’s president Ken Cook, he noted more than ten instances of babies born with more than 200 synthetic…

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Breast Cancer in Men? Not that Uncommon for Some Ex-Marines

According to a recent Rock Center with Brian Williams (NBC News) story, breast cancer in men is rare, compared with breast cancer in women. Breast cancer in men who have lived at Camp Lejeune,…

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KBR to Pay for Iraq War Soldiers’ Illnesses

An American military contractor, Kellogg Brown and Root (KBR) has been ordered to pay $85 million to compensate 12 Oregon soldiers who guarded an oilfield water plant during the Iraq war….

Greg Webb

Diesel Fumes Cause Lung Cancer According to the World Health Organization

A recent article appearing in The New York Times stated that the World Health Organization (WHO) officially announced that diesel fumes cause lung cancer. This is probably no surprise to anyone…

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CT Scans May Increase Children’s Risk for Brain Cancer and Leukemia

The results of a study published in The Lancet, June 7, 2012, and funded by the National Cancer Institute (National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington,…

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Semper Fi – 30 Years of Contaminated Water at Camp Lejeune Captured in Film

One might associate possible chemical contamination with landfills and leaching from rusted underground gas tanks, or the presence of nuclear fallout from tests during the 1950s and 1960s, or…