Friday, March 4, 2016

Poison Oil Facts

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"Sciencecorps is an informal network of health professionals who work on environmental and occupational health issues, relying on the fields of toxicology, epidemiology, medicine, and other technical areas." 

Sciencecorps conducts hazard and community evaluations and participates in research and policy development. The focus of their work is to strengthen public health protections and awareness through outreach and education.

Dr. Michael Harbut provides a 22 minute overview on the impact of petroleum poisons.  Dr. Harbut,  M.D., M.P.H., F.C.C.P., chief of the Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the Wayne State University School of Medicine.  MP3

    Produced by Sciencecorps, Lexington, MA, on the Gulf Oil Spill provides 51 pages of 
    material on the impact of the chemicals in petroleum on people.  

    The oil company will not tell you the truth about the impact on your health because
    withholding this information makes it impossible for you to win in court.    

    This is why organizing local Intervention Teams is essential.  Local Action

    Research on diseases has now linked these, many once rare and growing more common, 
    to pollution.   List of Diseases 

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