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DDT in Alaska Meltwater Poses Cancer Risk for People Who Eat Lots of Fish

Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, warning, diet, disease, food, illness )

- 42 days ago -
Children in Alaska whose diet includes a lot of fish from rivers fed by the Eastern Alaska Mountain Range may have a long-term elevated risk for cancer because of insecticides -- including DDT -- in the meltwater.


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Animae C (508)
Sunday December 9, 2018, 2:55 am
Best to stop eating them where ever you are, if they're not poisoned by chemicals they're loaded with micro-plastics!

Colleen L (3)
Sunday December 9, 2018, 6:40 am
Despicable indeed. Always something to worry about.
Thanks Glenn

Melania Padilla (123)
Monday December 10, 2018, 9:24 am
What a mess we've created :-(
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