Answers in 'Environmental health'
I am experiencing stomach cramps, severe back pain, pain with urination, sudden urge to urinate, spotting and bladder pain. The following also des...
Is red eyes caused by dry air? I currently can't sleep and that also causes eyes to dry. Also I just got an air purifier and don't know if that caused
I have a family history of skin cancer. Is it safe for me to get ozone acne therapy when I get facials? I had it done recently and it worked wonders. However, I read afterwards that ozone is a toxic substance...?
Is tap water in Worcester, MA or in MA safe to drink?Can the residues(metal,rust,dirt..)& chemicals in it cause cancer,kidney problem,&other diseases?
I saw that plastic glasses have bpa in them used to bite on arms of them not anymore will that cause cancer.
I read that contact lenses contain bpa is that true I'm scared now I've been wearing contacts for years now I touch then put on mouth by mistake scare?
In the light I can see particles flying in the air in the home. Maybe it's dust. Is this stuff in air bad for health or lungs?
I slept with the cell phone near my head and I woke up at 4am. Does cell phone radiation cause insomnia or sleep disturbances? It happened twice
I accidentally ate a piece of aluminum foil. Should I be worried? Possibility of alzheimer or dementia?
Is there any alternative to a barium swallow that does NOT involve radiation exposure?
I ate a piece of aluminum foil last night. ever since then, my throat has been feeling tight. Is air getting blocked?
Is mercury filled light bulbs dangerous?
I fell asleep with my iPhone two inches away from my head all night. I am worried about electromagnetic cell phone radiation. Should I be worried?
I have a lymph node behind ear that has been enlarged for 10 months. ENT wants to do a CT but I prefer to avoid unnecessary radiation. This ok?
Is it normal to feel dizzy and light-headed the day after having the scan and ingesting the radioactive
I've been getting black sun spots after sitting behind my led computer monitor. Why is this happening? I thought it emits no uv light?
Is it possible for a single foot x-ray to cause radiation sickness?
I HAD CERVICAL CANCER DID RADIATION NOW THE SCAR TISSUE ON MY CERVIX IS CLOSING UP. HOW DO I OPEN IT?
I am Gym fanatic. But have now been diagnosed with Corony Artery Spasm. I am on medication and still undergoing outpatient appointments. But I am des?
I think I drank methanol 5 days ago because I started to feel sick like a day later dizzy,shocks up my spine, hot and cold but now just dizzy?
Is Lysol disinfectant spray harmful if it gets on skin and doesn't get washed off?
Is 0.001 mSv of radiation enough to cause radiation sickness?
If ricin is toxic, why is being promoted as facial moisturiser and other cosmetic treatments? thank you. liz
I have gleason 7 (3+4), up from a 6, looking at robotic sx or brachy::Ext radiation combo. any advice for which way to go?
Is alcohol denatured a carcinogen? I use 12 anti bacterial wipes. Does this increase my cancer risk?
I accidentally might have crushed and eaten orange seeds. Not sure how many. Freaking out. cyanide poisoning?
I have a staff infection and Klebsella infection in my sinuses. They gave me Levaquin. I was also told I have a sinuse disease what one? Never told me I had a tumor inside the Pituatary gland 2 yrs later grew back radiation. I have a prosthetic palle
I am scheduled for my 6th ct scan within 1 year. Ive heard that the radiation you are exposed to is high but how high exactly? I am only 19.
Is running in air pollution risky? Ive been doing it for eight years every day.
I am spitting out phlegm with blood in it after having a cold, but no coughing or respiratory problems. Was also exposed to mold in water bottle.
Im not going to drink any tap water when i visit my cousin in Flint, Michigan. But is it safe to shower in this water?
I am a descendant of DES, and have a homozygous MTHFR mutation. Where can I find an OB-GYN who is familiar with both?
My dad did home renos such as demo and redo basement in late 1980's to our home built in 1957. Should I worry that there was asbestos in the drywall?
My appartment is near a landfill and sort of near a power plant will I get disease from this it's scary?
My 3 and 1 year old might have been exposed to asbestos during a home renovation that lasted 3 months how worried should I be ?
My dad did renos in our home in the 80's. how concerned should I be of asbestos exposure? I was only a child at the time. Home was built in 1958.
My dad did renos at an apartment complex he owned and in our home while I was around as a toddler. Worried i was exposed to asbestos - what do I do?
My dad recently told me he removed old ceiling tiles in our basement when we were young, which may have contained asbestos.
Should I be worried now?
My child drinked a little of javel water he is fine but should I do something?15 years
Ran out of mixing bowls so I had to use a cooking pot. Noticed tiny bits of the pot in the homemade icing after we ate it. Will it make us sick?
Really what is so bad about the mercury in tuna?
Smoked marijuana daily for 8 years, 2 of which I used apples as makeshift pipes. Have been experiencing allergies.. Concerned about pesticide exposure?
Should I worry about my hypothyroid cause if antibodies are normal? Does this mean tumor is likely if not from Meds::Radiation? TSH was 13.9, ft4 1.3.
Twin sister has breast cancer. Says she has ductal AND lobular cancer. Surgery,chemo,radiation And hormone therapy after. Prognosis for this type?
Thank you for this honest answer.He already had full brain radiation for 80+ tumors.Now there are new 35+. what & when should I expect for end of life?
The roofer left a dumpster filled with moldy&rotten debris &wood next to my house for 1 day&1night.Can I get infected by mold spores&germs::Bacteria?
What are potential side effects of CT scan due to radiation exposure?
Will a hepa air purifier do anything for the air quality in the house? like cut down on amount of dust in the air? is it worth it to buy one?
What does it MEAN by " Some chemical are not originally mutagenic but only through cellular process"?
Why did my ear randomly started crackling? I have not been in a pool or anything. It could be phone radition maybe because I was on the phone.
Would these cause a positive ETG test .
Cetyl, Stearyl, Cetearyl alcohols.
Panthenol, Phenoxyethenol, Butylene Glycol, Propanol, Propylene Glycol.
What if it were 3 broken CFL bulbs in a row? my kids did that In a period of 1 month. I didn't know those bulbs contained mercury. Are we intoxicated?
What to do if I have a gp-5 gas mask and it may have asbestos in the filter. What to do if I have breathed through the filter. If i did breath in asbestos am i going to die?
Why is it possible to get Nargleroa Fowleri from city tap water? Doesn't chlorine kill it?
What to do if i inhaled fumes of bleach and draino mixed together. Should i be concerned?
Would living in a basement or half underground apartment be a bad idea for someone with regular sinus & allergy issues? Potential for must::Mold?
What is the definition or description of: Lead exposure?
What is the definition or description of: Toxic exposure?
What is the definition or description of: Lead overdose?
What to do if every day at the computer too much radiation, the skin is now poor, how to do it?
Why are heavy metals dangerous?
What is the radiation dose of a CBCT scan (taken for root canal) and what is it equivalent to in natural radiation?
Will having 2 full body CT scans totally 55mSv effect my future children? Does all of that radiation damage my eggs?
What happens if you swallow aluminum?
What is tincture merthiolate?
Why is mercury so toxic to our health?