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Young children are particularly vulnerable to the toxic effects of lead and even low exposure to it can give rise to emotional and behavioural problems, says a study.
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Potential mothers need to fast from fish for many years to avoid passing on certain harmful chemicals to their offsprings, an alarming study indicates.
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New York: Your daily soap can be a harbinger of bacteria buildup in your nose!
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Researchers have suggested that beer that many people enjoy at backyard barbeque s could, when used as a marinade, help reduce the formation of potentially harmful substances in grilled meats.
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Wonder what makes your skin itchy or turn red after you apply your favourite personal care product like cream and sunscreen? An expert says chemicals like paraben and phthalates present in the products are capable of damaging skin.
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A dishwasher can be a hotspot for harbouring harmful fungi like black yeasts, which can cause lung infections, according to a research.
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Alcohol in any amount can be dangerous to anyone but it affects women more than men, with increased health risks.
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Many of us might have picked up a piece of dropped food from the floor, given it a quick blow and assumed it was still safe to eat.