Public Health Issues

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Wall Street Journal  Jun 1  Comment 
Foster Farms said it plans to largely eliminate from its poultry supplies all antibiotics used to treat human illnesses, adding to chicken companies’ responses to growing health concerns over antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
The Hindu Business Line  May 29  Comment 
Govt should regulate use of these products on the basis of public health evidence
BBC News  May 9  Comment 
Colombia to halt use of controversial herbicide glyphosate in a US-sponsored coca eradication programmes because of health concerns.
Insurance Journal  May 7  Comment 
North Carolina officials are warning more residents living near Duke Energy’s coal ash pits that it’s not safe to drink or cook with their well water after tests showed contamination levels that is raising health concerns. The state Department...
Automotive World  Apr 28  Comment 
Concerns surround the considerable growth that is forecast for India's automotive market, as harmful pollutants could pose serious health issues The post India’s growth poses public health concerns appeared first on Automotive World.
New York Times  Apr 22  Comment 
The retailer will ask a half-dozen suppliers to stop using ortho-phthalates in their products because of health concerns by consumer groups.
Wall Street Journal  Apr 8  Comment 
Nestlé aims to exploit growing health concerns about soda as it rolls out new products and ramps up U.S. investment.
Benzinga  Mar 30  Comment 
While the focus of a national debate over whether or not marijuana should be legalized has centered on health concerns, the quickly developing market for legal pot carries some very important environmental costs as well. States with a large...
New York Times  Mar 18  Comment 
Some researchers and consumers are now asking whether wearable computers will be considered harmful in several decades’ time.
New York Times  Mar 17  Comment 
Chris Borland, a leading rookie last season, is retiring from the National Football League over concerns related to repeated head trauma.




 
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