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Truck Only Lanes in Atlanta May Pose a Safety Risk

Truck-only lanes on I-75 are being planned to reduce congestion around Atlanta. Although the move may help the city’s gridlock it also raises safety concerns. Truck-only lanes are being considered for one of the busiest stretches of road in the … Continue reading

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Do Antibiotics in Meat Pose Risk to Our Guts?

An op-ed in the New York Times over Labor Day weekend this year raised important questions: do antibiotics in meat pose a risk to our guts? And are we doing enough to curb their overuse? Before we delve into the … Continue reading

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Cuba's Nascent Drilling Industry Could Pose Offshore Safety Risks

Next year, a Spanish drilling company is due to begin drilling off the Cuban coastline. That's just 50 miles from the Florida Keys, and any offshore tragedy like the Gulf Of Mexico oil rig explosion this year, could prove disastrous … Continue reading

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Night Shift Nurses Have Poor Sleep Habits, Pose Patient Safety Risk

Nurses who work the night shift are more likely than their day shift peers to exhibit sleeping problems, and face a greater risk of making serious medical errors and jeopardizing the health and safety of patients.  The finding is the result of … Continue reading

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