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Report Faults Priorities in Breast Cancer Research

The report, "Breast Cancer and the Environment -- Prioritizing Prevention," published on Tuesday, focuses on environmental factors, which it defines broadly to include behaviors, like alcohol intake and exercise; exposures to chemicals like pesticides, i
New York Times
added Feb 14, 2013 09:48
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VIDEO: Child labour and the tobacco industry in Pakistan

This video shows children in northwest Pakistan preparing tobacco leaves to be sent for drying. Children as young as five years old also work in tobacco farming, where they are vulnerable to poisoning from pesticides and other tobacco sicknesses.
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 3, 2012 23:33
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Smoking, Pesticides Might Spur Rare 'Sleep-Kicking' Disorder

Having disorder may raise risk of Parkinson's, dementia, researcher adds
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 1, 2012 08:36
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Potentially violent sleep disorder linked to smoking, pesticides

Smoking and pesticide exposure appear to be strong risk factors for a rare disorder that causes people to physically act out their dreams while asleep, even to the extent of punching and kicking their bedmates, research suggests.
Canadian Press
added Jun 28, 2012 17:37
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[Argentina, Delaware] CHALAƑUK and TERESCHUK v. MONSANTO, PHILIP MORRIS (PDF)

Argentine farmers sue in Delaware court for birth defects from pesticides
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 16, 2012 00:00
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[Argentina, Delaware] HUPAN v. MONSANTO, PHILIP MORRIS (PDF)

Argentine farmers sue in Delaware court for birth defects from pesticides
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 16, 2012 00:00
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[Hawaii] Federal agency fines Kauai tobacco company

The firm allegedly misused pesticides at its research facility
Honolulu Star-Bulletin
added Sep 30, 2008 00:00
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[Israel] Pesticides discovered in tobacco smoke

Jerusalem Post
added Apr 28, 2006 00:00
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The Detection of Nitro Pesticides in Mainstream and Sidestream Cigarette Smoke Using Electron Monochromator-Mass Spectrometry

Volume 78 Issue 8 (April 15, 2006) Anal. Chem., ASAP Article 10.1021/ac060328w S0003-2700(06)00328-3
Analytical Chemistry
added Apr 21, 2006 00:00
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Researchers Find Pesticides In Cigarette Smoke

Consumer Affairs
added Apr 21, 2006 00:00
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