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Microwaves: the radiation poisoning of america [editor's note: this is yet another excellent article by amy worthington on the clear and present dangers of microwave poisoning. Co-sponsored by: the american lung association (ala), the environmental protection agency (epa), the consumer product safety commission (cpsc), and the american medical association (ama) printable version of indoor air quality: an introduction for health professionals. 1-5 chapter 1: introduction lead exposures (discussed in chapter 9), the groups most at risk are fetuses, infants, and children under age 6 at low levels, lead's neurotoxic effects have the greatest impact on.
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