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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elmer Ireton
Specializes in Family Medicine
Environmental danger: This question can not be fully addressed here. The potential exposures in the environment can potentially come from food, medications, air and/or wat ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Of course!: Just think of the difference you might feel taking in a big breath of fresh mountain air, versus inhaling smog in the middle of an industrial complex.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Santoro
43 years experience Occupational Medicine
Day to day exposure: This is the study of the interaction between the environment and human health, particularly as it pertains to the effect of exposures (air, food, wate ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Cohen
28 years experience Family Medicine
Common sense: I often times tell my patients "common sense isn't all that common" and it applies to your question. The best way to avoid the 'common' problems is t ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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It adds to pollution: And greenhouse gases, and is one of the causes of global warming, and increasing use of cigarettes in the third world is heightening this. It also ca ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Likely numerous: Examples: Changes in barometric pressures or weather may provoke migraine headaches. Multiple sclerosis may be triggered by low contact with sun and ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Marxen
36 years experience Periodontics
Yes: There are always toxins in the environment that can cause cells dna to become corrupted. The key is to maintain a strong immune system so that it can ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
31 years experience Pediatrics
??: Not sure what your question is. Here is a website that may help answer some of your questions: http://www.american-dyslexia-association.com
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Model of MS: Environment is important for many neurological conditions. Using MS as example, hot weather can cause fatigue, and bright sunshine may cause temporar ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Huset
48 years experience Occupational Medicine
Two quick tips: In your outside environment one of the biggest risks is sun damage to your skin. As the Aussies say - Slip, Slap, Slop! Slip into protective clothin ... Read More
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