Hannah Norman

The Neglected U.S. Victims of Agent Orange

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The Department of Veterans Affairs has long given Vietnam veterans disability compensation for illness connected to Agent Orange, widely used to defoliate Southeast Asian battlefields during the U.S. war. Less well known: The powerful herbicide combination was also routinely used to kill weeds at domestic military bases. Those exposed to the chemicals at the bases are still waiting for the same […]

鈥楩orever Chemicals鈥 Contaminate America鈥檚 Freshwater Fish

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Gone fishing? Depending on the lake, your catch may not be safe to eat.  A group of chemicals collectively known as PFAS are found in hundreds of consumer goods, including dental floss, rain jackets and nonstick cookware. Over decades, these chemicals have spewed from manufacturing plants and landfills into local ecosystems, polluting surface water and […]

驴Ser谩 tu celular tu pr贸ximo consultorio m茅dico?

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La yema del dedo presionada contra la lente de la c谩mara de un celular puede medir la frecuencia card铆aca. El micr贸fono, colocado junto a la cama, puede detectar apnea del sue帽o. Incluso el altavoz est谩 siendo modificado para monitorear la respiraci贸n usando tecnolog铆a de sondas.