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Toxic exposures

contested illnesses and the environmental health movement

by Phil Brown

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asthme,
  • Asthma,
  • Brustkrebs,
  • Persian Gulf Syndrome,
  • Maladies de l"environnement,
  • Einflussnahme,
  • Umweltbelastung,
  • Environmentally induced diseases,
  • Gesundheitsgefährdung,
  • Environmental Health,
  • Public Policy,
  • Etiology,
  • Cancer,
  • Persian Gulf syndrome,
  • Environmental Exposure,
  • Trends,
  • Syndrome de la guerre du Golfe,
  • Breast Neoplasms,
  • Bronchialasthma,
  • Sein,
  • Breast,
  • Adverse effects,
  • Étiologie,
  • Golfkrieg-Syndrom,
  • Kontroverse,
  • Umweltkrankheit,
  • Bürgerrechtsbewegung

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [311]-337) and index.

    StatementPhil Brown
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB152.5 .B76 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 356 p. :
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24739178M
    ISBN 100231129483, 0231503253
    ISBN 109780231129480, 9780231503259
    LC Control Number2006034124
    OCLC/WorldCa73927166

      The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) began measuring human exposure to chemicals in These so-called “biomonitoring” studies found a range of toxics in subjects’ blood and urine – substances like DDT, BPA, air pollutants, pesticides, dioxins and phthalates. Phthalates, for example, are a class of chemicals. Phil Brown's book Toxic Exposures: Contested Illnesses and the Environmental Health Movement covers new ground. His previous work No Safe Place: Toxic Waste focused more on the impacts of chemical exposures. In Leukaemia and Community Action he turned to describing the community campaign. This latest work extends beyond an outline of the.

      Book Summary: The title of this book is Toxic Exposures and it was written by Phil Brown, Lois Gibbs (Foreword). This particular edition is in a Hardcover format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Book Edition: 1st. Activated charcoal should be considered in asymptomatic pets with recent exposures to toxicants with the potential to cause serious clinical signs. Activated charcoal is not beneficial in cases in which heavy metals, corrosive agents, hydrocarbons, fluoride, xylitol, ethanol, and/or petroleum distillates are ingested.

      Sophia Ruan Gushée—nontoxic lifestyle expert, author of the critically acclaimed book "A to Z of D-Toxing: The Ultimate Guide to Reducing Our Toxic Exposures," creator of the Ruan Detox Immersion and the Essential Detox, wife, and mother of three—talks to experts and wellness warriors to unveil tips to optimize your well-being, healing, and life experience/5(9).   Addressing toxic exposures as "a matter of health and justice" (p. ), these authors set about making contamination visible and challenging complacency surrounding how we assess, regulate, and communicate : Ellen Griffith Spears.


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