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Remarkable big picture look at global diseases attributable to alcohol and drug use

I just came across this morning this remarkable article published this month in The Lancet Psychiatry titled "The global burden of disease attributable to alcohol and drug use in 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global … Continue reading

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Patrick Babin to Co-host Webinar on Longshore and DBA Claims: Delayed Onset Occupational Diseases, PTSD

Member Patrick Babin and Andrew Blauert of Labor Management Services, Inc., will co-host an educational webinar on Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM PST to discuss an important and developing topic in Longshore and DBA claims: delayed … Continue reading

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NIOSH Draft NORA for Respiratory Health Recommends Preventing Dust-Induced Lung Diseases, Including Those Associated with Nanomaterials

On March 15, 2018, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announced the availability of the draft National Occupational Research Agenda for Respiratory Health for public comment.  The National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) is a partnership program created … Continue reading

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Tasigna And Atherosclerosis-Related Diseases: A Snapshot Of The Medical Literature From Back In April 2013

Despite Evidence That Tasigna Accelerates Atherosclerosis, Novartis Does Little To Warn Doctors And Patients In The US   (Posted by Tom Lamb at DrugInjuryWatch.com)   In a recent article, "Tasigna Side Effects Include Ischemic Cerebrovascular Events, Ischemic Heart Disease, And … Continue reading

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Workshop: Vector-borne Diseases — Understanding the Environmental, Human Health, and Ecological Con

Workshop: Vector-borne Diseases — Understanding the Environmental, Human Health, and Ecological Connections Read more detail on Legal News Directory – Health Law

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