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The Chicago-based advocacy group FACT (Food Animal Concerns Trust) has released a new report examining the use of antibiotics and two other drugs by top turkey producers in the U.S. Turkey is a holiday favorite and generally considered healthier than other meats, but some turkeys may contain antibiotics and other veterinary drugs that can help propagate superbugs, leave carcinogenic residues in the meat, and endanger animal health.
Researchers in Spain find link between environmental pollutants in the body and obesity level, increased cholesterol and triglycerides. Pollutants include a component of DDT, lindane insecticide, and PCBs.
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Air Quality warning for Milwaukee and S.E. Wisconsin (including Kenosha & Racine) today due to increased ozone levels, which can be dangerous to some outside exercisers. Learn who may be impacted and how to protect yourself – http://ow.ly/zpiiE
Air Pollution Action Day in Chicago for July 21 due to high ozone levels. Learn the effects and how to stay safe – http://ow.ly/zoTPC
My first article for LIVESTRONG.COM – Dehydration in Sports Performance. Stay tuned for more… http://ow.ly/qx1wA
Tuesday’s “Orange” air quality warning for Chicago and the surrounding counties (including northwest Indiana) has been extended through Wednesday, August 21. The predicted ozone Air Quality Index is over 100, indicating the air quality conditions are Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups.
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