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Agent Orange compensation: victim claims payout ‘not human’

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Compensation has started flowing to some Ontario government workers who were exposed to the chemical 2,4,5-T, an ingredient in Agent Orange, but the compensation packages being offered for exposure are not what some had hoped. The chemical was used decades ago to clear brush...
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The 40-year war AGENT ORANGE CASUALTIES KEEP MOUNTING

But fate put Galinac — and thousands of others — in the path of a killer as deadly but far more stealthy than their North Vietnamese foe. And more than 40 years later, the strategy the U.S. military deployed to decimate that jungle has leveled a lethal legacy. Galinac is among...
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Can Meditation Switch on Genes That Fight Disease?

In a separate study conducted by Dr Dean Ornish and co-workers, men diagnosed with low-risk prostate cancer were asked to incorporate positive lifestyle changes as a potential treatment for their disease, as they had opted not to undergo conventional treatment. The researchers...
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“If allowed to stand, USPSTF clearly abrogates its responsibility for the health and well-being of America’s Vietnam veterans,” stated Thomas Berger, PhD, Executive Director, Veterans Health Council.

Men's Health Network and Veterans Health Council Oppose Final USPSTF Recommendation Against Prostate Cancer Screening (via PR Newswire) Deeply flawed process produces a dangerous and life-threatening recommendation WASHINGTON, May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/...
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