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Exposure To Toxic Chemicals (Overview)

Exposure to environmental hazards: If you work in a job where you are exposed to hazardous or poisonous agents, you may need to temporarily change positions until after the baby is born.


Exposure To Toxic Chemicals (Overview)

Exposure to environmental hazards: If you work in a job where you are exposed to hazardous or poisonous agents, you may need to temporarily change positions until after the baby is born.


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I inhaled an expo dry erase marker hard as a joke, should i be worried about toxic exposure or dangerous chemicals? it said non-toxic but worried.

I inhaled an expo dry erase marker hard as a joke, should i be worried about toxic exposure or dangerous chemicals? it said non-toxic but worried.

Depends: worry more about the pollution in the air you breathe everyday; the chlorine, fluoride, and other chemicals in your water, the lead, dioxins, pesticides, and mercury in the food you eat. Don't worry so much about the marker, just don't do it again. ...Read more

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Concerned about exposure to chemicals, what to do?

Concerned about exposure to chemicals, what to do?

Why do you ask?: Nowadays it is impossible to avoid exposure to human-made chemicals, just as the world has always been full of Nature's chemicals. If you buy into the "pop" claim that you have "multiple chemical sensitivity" or that smells or some hidden chemical are making you sick, you will never feel well again. You can't go through life being afraid and avoidant. Focus on positives, especially fitness. ...Read more

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Is it possible for exposure to chemicals cause memory loss?

Is it possible for exposure to chemicals cause memory loss?

Yes: There are many environmental toxins that have neurological impact. Some of this impact could be memory loss. More information would be needed in order to determine exactly what the impact of particular chemicals are. ...Read more

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Concerned about exposure to chemicals from playing in basement. What is worst toxin?

Concerned about exposure to chemicals from playing in basement. What is worst toxin?

Chemical: There are over 60, 000 chemicals most of which an be toxic. First, there may no chemical in the basement. They mey may have sprayed for bugs. There may be rat baits. Not possible to be accurate but you really want to know contact an indoor air quality expert and let him check. ...Read more

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Can exposure to chemicals cause erectile dysfunction?

Can exposure to chemicals cause erectile dysfunction?

May be,: Yes, but more studies are needed. The concern of chemicals effecting sexual function has largely been done in animals until 2009, the effects of ed from exposure to bisphenol-a (bpa), an industrial chemical used in plastic industry, were studied and reported, revealing: the exposed (high level of 50 x) workers have 4 x and 7 x more to suffer from ed ; ejaculatory dysfunction than the non-exposed. ...Read more

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Can work exposure to chemicals increase my susceptibility to lung infections?

Can work exposure to chemicals increase my susceptibility to lung infections?

Maybe: What chemicals? There could be more to worry about than infections if you are breathing in the wrong things. ...Read more

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