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Asbestos: It Could Be Hiding In Your Home

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Asbestos: It Could Be Hiding In Your Home

Last month saw 2013’s annual Global Asbestos Awareness Week. Didn’t know such a thing took place? Well you do now. Asbestos has a longer history than most people realise, dating back to Ancient Greek and Roman times, but unfortunately this useful building material is also a killer. Exposure to asbestos causes mesothelioma, a type of…

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How Smoking Destroys Your Lungs and Takes You Closer To Death

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How Smoking Destroys Your Lungs and Takes You Closer To Death

Smoking is injurious to health and it harms your vital human part. Such a disease is the gateway to many diseases and ailments, which can be quite expensive to cure. The smoke contains various toxic chemicals, which harm the lungs. It sticks around the human part cilia, which cleans dirt from your lungs. Constant smoking…

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Kids In More Danger Of Industrial Pollutants Than Many Factory Workers

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Kids In More Danger Of Industrial Pollutants Than Many Factory Workers

Impossible as it sounds, this headline is correct. While the one place you would have thought your kids would have been safe was school, this is unfortunately not the case. If you were wondering what this relates to, it surrounds increasing worry about their exposure to lethal asbestos fibers, as asbestos-containing building materials are found…

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Discover the Various Forms of Mesothelioma Treatments

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Discover the Various Forms of Mesothelioma Treatments

Mesothelioma is a lung cancer that is caused due to exposure to asbestos. The symptoms of this disease are very serious and make the patients feel very much uncomfortable. In these modern times, there are several forms of treatments available to help in curing the patient of the disease. How is the Course of Treatment…

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Does Exercise Help When Giving Up Smoking?

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Does Exercise Help When Giving Up Smoking?

Many smokers avoid exercise completely, finding that it is difficult due to the stresses smoking places on the body. The embarrassment of huffing and puffing whilst participating in even the gentlest of exercise routines can deter a smoker from joining a gym or exercise class and often find that they give up a fitness routine…

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The Hidden Dangers Of Asbestos In Our Public Buildings

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The Hidden Dangers Of Asbestos In Our Public Buildings

We’ve all read about the dangers of asbestos and seen the adverts offering legal assistance to receive compensation if your health has been affected as a result of exposure. However, you probably thought that as long as you didn’t work within the construction industry you were safe. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case. In towns across…

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Silent Killers That Are Negatively Affecting Your Health Every Day – And What You Can Do About Them

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Silent Killers That Are Negatively Affecting Your Health Every Day - And What You Can Do About Them

Those of us who are health conscious will go out of our way to avoid damaging our health in a range of ways and will of course aim to avoid any activities that might put our health at risk. Often though it isn’t the big things that are the worst for us or the things…

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Dealing With Asbestos At Work

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Dealing With Asbestos At Work

Dealing with Asbestos at work Once a popular insulator, building and fireproofing material used in construction projects throughout the 20th century, asbestos has since been linked with causing severe health conditions like mesothelioma, lung cancer, and asbestosis. If you have worked with asbestos materials or have been exposed to its deadly fibres, you may be…

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Study Finds Health Risks of Smoking Same for Men and Women

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Study Finds Health Risks of Smoking Same for Men and Women

Maintaining a smoking habit means placing your long-term health at serious risk regardless if you’re a male or female, according to a recent study published in The New England Journal of Medicine. According to the findings of the study, women who smoke have just as high a risk of dying from lung cancer and other…

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The Effects Of Smoking – Inside And Outside The Body

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The Effects Of Smoking - Inside And Outside The Body

Smoking affects almost every organ and system in the body, but it can also have visible effect on your appearance. Smoking is a leading cause of several serious illnesses and it is directly linked to thousands of deaths every year. When you smoke you inhale around 80 different chemicals, many of which are poisonous. How…

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