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Diseases Caused By Rust
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?
Check with city: Most municipalities have water supply regularly checked for contaminants, infection and chemicals. You could ask them if they have tested the water in Worcester. The only other concern might be if the actual pipes in or leading up to your house contain lead and are old enough to leach out this lead. ...Read more
Other than sex, what are common causes of spotting or pinkish/brownish/rust colored discharge in early pregnancy?
It could be normal: Have you OB check you, it could be normal but i will not ignore it. ...Read more
Have never seen it: Reputable orthodontic laboratories use chrome-cobalt stainless steel wires, which do not rust or corrode. When retainers not worn (and go looking for reasons to put them in, not excuses to take them out), put them into plain water or denture cleaner. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
I'm wondering if the rust spots on the bottom of this old tub are harmful to either me or my child, i can't afford a new tub. ?
My dish washer is starting to rust. Does it pose a health risk if I keep using it? Its been half a year of me using it like that.
Scratch myself at work today very small cut a centimeter long not deep the basket had some rust on it I'm freaking out about the whole tetanus thing?
If tetanus thrives in rust and can be got by small scratches, why weren't cases more than 1 in 100,000 in USA in 1930s? Surely more than that got cuts
I probably wouldn't: Hard to say...how much rust are we talking about, is it in a location that would even contact the nail or skin..are there any open sores that the rust can get into...so many things to think about. I'd just cut my losses and buy another clipper for 79 cents....or, however, many Rupees it would cost...can't be that expensive, right? Then, you avoid having to give yourself a tetanus shot later! :) ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
See your doctor: Your doctor will have to examine your skin personally to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read more
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