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The air we breathe can negatively affect our hearts.
Scientists are reporting that so-called "thirdhand smoke" â€” the invisible remains of cigarette smoke that deposits on carpeting, clothing, furniture and other surfaces â€” may be even more of a health hazard than previously believed.
For some years now, consumers have been making increasing use of wood as a fuel â€“ and not only on account of the rising cost of heating oil and natural gas.
The metallic particles in the smoke emitted by fireworks pose a health risk, particularly to people who suffer from asthma.
Annual National Daylight Savings Campaign Asks All Homeowners - "Change Your Clock, Change Your Fire Alarm Battery!" Daylight Savings Time comes to an end this Sunday, November 7th at 2am.
Statement by Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Nov.
Scientists with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) are helping ensure that the smoked salmon that's always a hit at festive gatherings also is always safe to eat, including among their achievements the development of a first-of-its-kind mathematical model that food processors and others can use to select the optimal combination of temperature and concentrations of salt and smoke compounds to reduce or eliminate microbial contamination of the product.
Firefighters are exposed to potentially dangerous levels of ultrafine particulates at the time they are least likely to wear protective breathing equipment.
WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Smokehouse Grille & Wingery has retained the services of award-winning PR, marketing and brand strategists The Gab Group to promote their unique smoked barbecue restaurant franchise to Boca Raton and the nation.
Haze is a type of atmospheric phenomenon where dust, smoke and dry particles in the air obscure the sky's clarity. Haze is created through various activities including farming, traffic pollution,and even wildfires. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) categorizes the obscuration of the Earth's atmosphere by a list of different types of atmospheric phenomena. One of these is haze. The other classifications are: fog, ice fog, steam fog, mist, smoke, volcanic ash, dust, sand, and snow....
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.