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Breakthrough in Immunotherapy

Breakthrough in Immunotherapy

Breakthrough in Immunotherapy

An emerging experimental treatment that has shown success in leukemia patients could potentially be the key to curing cancer. Researchers have been exploring immunotherapy, using the body’s own defenses to fight cancer. Recent developments have proven effective in not only treating cancer, but eliminating it from the body. If the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]

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Risk of Benzene Exposure

Risk of Benzene Exposure

People interact with chemicals in a variety of ways every day – chemical compounds are found in foods, cosmetics, soaps and detergents, and many other common household products. Many of these are harmless, but there can be hazardous chemicals such as benzene lurking in a number of places. Benzene can have devastating health effects, and […]

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The Biopersistence of Asbestos

The Biopersistence of Asbestos

There are six different types of asbestos, each of which has been found to cause mesothelioma, a rare and deadly cancer infecting the lining of the lungs, heart, and chest cavity. A recent study in Germany examined the effects of differing asbestos exposure and how mesothelioma develops in the body. Researchers found that, despite the […]

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Chemical Exposure Risks in Chester, Pennsylvania  

Chemical Exposure Risks in Chester, Pennsylvania  

Residents of Chester, Pennsylvania have been the victims of pollution-related health risks for decades. Chester is home to numerous hazardous and municipal waste treatment sites, which generate air pollution and can contaminate soil and groundwater. Now members of the community are taking matters into their own hands, starting environmental watchdog groups and holding meetings to […]

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OSHA Regulations for Silica Dust

OSHA Regulations for Silica Dust

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) establishes safety standards to protect workers from hazards on the job. While these standards are important to attempt to decrease workplace injuries or illnesses, implementing them can sometimes be difficult for companies. The regulations may be expensive or impractical to put in place, or companies may have […]

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