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toxicology of pesticides

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Shroyer
41 years experience Pediatrics
No: Never eat foods with pesticides on the food. Always wash your food. Of course, I am talking about fruits and vegatables.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the : Chemical. Different pesticides have different toxic effects. Please consult this site for more info. http://www.agf.gov.bc.ca/pesticides/b_1.htm.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
52 years experience Internal Medicine
?: No.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Get some blood tests: Depending upon the variety of pesticide, it is not unique to get headaches or other problems. Would double check for underlying effects upon neurotra ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Insecticides can be toxic. They should only be used as directed.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Pesticide test: I an not aware of any home tests. Should contact your local agriculture office.
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Dr. Michael Pappas
23 years experience Pediatrics
Organic has criteria: Organic is a term which means foods need to meet 3 main criteria: no pesticides no hormones no antibiotics foods are not considered organic if they a ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends on the level: Trace amounts of pesticides are likely to show up in water. You may wish to consult the state health department in illinois for a better read of the t ... Read More
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Dr. David Miller
10 years experience Family Medicine
SLUDGE: Common pesticides attack the muscarinic receptors, causing "sludge:" salivation, lacrimation (tearing), urination, diarrhea, gi-upset and emesis (vomi ... Read More
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Dr. Franklyn Farrell
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Unusual: It is unusual but it does happen from time time, .
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