Diseases in persons engaged in cultivating and tilling soil, growing plants, harvesting crops, raising livestock, or otherwise engaged in husbandry and farming. The diseases are not restricted to farmers in the sense of those who perform conventional farm chores: the heading applies also to those engaged in the individual activities named above, as in those only gathering harvest or in those only dusting crops.
The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.
Chemicals used to destroy pests of any sort. The concept includes fungicides (FUNGICIDES, INDUSTRIAL); INSECTICIDES; RODENTICIDES; etc.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
Poisoning due to exposure to ORGANOPHOSPHORUS COMPOUNDS, such as ORGANOPHOSPHATES; ORGANOTHIOPHOSPHATES; and ORGANOTHIOPHOSPHONATES.
People who frequently change their place of residence.
An organothiophosphorus insecticide that has been used to control pig mange.
Earth or other matter in fine, dry particles. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Unforeseen occurrences, especially injuries in the course of work-related activities.
An organothiophosphate cholinesterase inhibitor that is used as an insecticide and as an acaricide.
Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.
An aspect of cholinesterase (EC 3.1.1.8).
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
Air pollutants found in the work area. They are usually produced by the specific nature of the occupation.
Pesticides or their breakdown products remaining in the environment following their normal use or accidental contamination.
Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of ACETYLCHOLINE to CHOLINE and acetate. In the CNS, this enzyme plays a role in the function of peripheral neuromuscular junctions. EC 3.1.1.7.
Derivatives of carbamic acid, H2NC(=O)OH. Included under this heading are N-substituted and O-substituted carbamic acids. In general carbamate esters are referred to as urethanes, and polymers that include repeating units of carbamate are referred to as POLYURETHANES. Note however that polyurethanes are derived from the polymerization of ISOCYANATES and the singular term URETHANE refers to the ethyl ester of carbamic acid.
Drugs that inhibit cholinesterases. The neurotransmitter ACETYLCHOLINE is rapidly hydrolyzed, and thereby inactivated, by cholinesterases. When cholinesterases are inhibited, the action of endogenously released acetylcholine at cholinergic synapses is potentiated. Cholinesterase inhibitors are widely used clinically for their potentiation of cholinergic inputs to the gastrointestinal tract and urinary bladder, the eye, and skeletal muscles; they are also used for their effects on the heart and the central nervous system.
Pesticides designed to control insects that are harmful to man. The insects may be directly harmful, as those acting as disease vectors, or indirectly harmful, as destroyers of crops, food products, or textile fabrics.
Organic compounds that contain phosphorus as an integral part of the molecule. Included under this heading is broad array of synthetic compounds that are used as PESTICIDES and DRUGS.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Insurance coverage providing compensation and medical benefits to individuals because of work-connected injuries or disease.
People who engage in occupational sexual behavior in exchange for economic rewards or other extrinsic considerations.
Lists of persons or organizations, systematically arranged, usually in alphabetic or classed order, giving address, affiliations, etc., for individuals, and giving address, officers, functions, and similar data for organizations. (ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Education via communication media (correspondence, radio, television, computer networks) with little or no in-person face-to-face contact between students and teachers. (ERIC Thesaurus, 1997)
Selection of a type of occupation or profession.
The upward or downward mobility in an occupation or the change from one occupation to another.
The reduction or regulation of the population of noxious, destructive, or dangerous insects through chemical, biological, or other means.
Examination of foods to assure wholesome and clean products free from unsafe microbes or chemical contamination, natural or added deleterious substances, and decomposition during production, processing, packaging, etc.
Inflammation of the large airways in the lung including any part of the BRONCHI, from the PRIMARY BRONCHI to the TERTIARY BRONCHI.
A subcategory of CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE. The disease is characterized by hypersecretion of mucus accompanied by a chronic (more than 3 months in 2 consecutive years) productive cough. Infectious agents are a major cause of chronic bronchitis.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
A species of CORONAVIRUS causing infections in chickens and possibly pheasants. Chicks up to four weeks old are the most severely affected.
A sudden, audible expulsion of air from the lungs through a partially closed glottis, preceded by inhalation. It is a protective response that serves to clear the trachea, bronchi, and/or lungs of irritants and secretions, or to prevent aspiration of foreign materials into the lungs.
The presence of contaminants or pollutant substances in the air (AIR POLLUTANTS) that interfere with human health or welfare, or produce other harmful environmental effects. The substances may include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; or volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
Short filamentous organism of the genus Mycoplasma, which binds firmly to the cells of the respiratory epithelium. It is one of the etiologic agents of non-viral primary atypical pneumonia in man.
A plant genus of the family EUPHORBIACEAE that is perennial with conspicuous, almost palmate leaves like those of RICINUS but more deeply parted into five to nine lobes. It is a source of a starch after removal of the cyanogenic glucosides. The common name of Arrowroot is also used with Maranta (MARANTACEAE). The common name of yuca is also used for YUCCA.
The science of designing, building or equipping mechanical devices or artificial environments to the anthropometric, physiological, or psychological requirements of the people who will use them.
The use of a layer of tooth-colored material, usually porcelain or acrylic resin, applied to the surface of natural teeth, crowns, or pontics by fusion, cementation, or mechanical retention.
The fusion of ceramics (porcelain) to an alloy of two or more metals for use in restorative and prosthodontic dentistry. Examples of metal alloys employed include cobalt-chromium, gold-palladium, gold-platinum-palladium, and nickel-based alloys.
Zirconium. A rather rare metallic element, atomic number 40, atomic weight 91.22, symbol Zr. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
An element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Y, atomic number 39, and atomic weight 88.91. In conjunction with other rare earths, yttrium is used as a phosphor in television receivers and is a component of the yttrium-aluminum garnet (YAG) lasers.
A type of porcelain used in dental restorations, either jacket crowns or inlays, artificial teeth, or metal-ceramic crowns. It is essentially a mixture of particles of feldspar and quartz, the feldspar melting first and providing a glass matrix for the quartz. Dental porcelain is produced by mixing ceramic powder (a mixture of quartz, kaolin, pigments, opacifiers, a suitable flux, and other substances) with distilled water. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
... 's farms are not scientific, but government agricultural extension workers give direction and support to farming methods ... The farmers seldom have problems like plant and animal diseases and pests. Today's Isantonino farmer still could barely feed ...
Dean Emanuel identified maple bark disease among paper mill workers. In 1964, a culture technique developed by Emanuel and ... "Rural Firefighters Delivering Agricultural Safety and Health (RF-DASH)". Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health Center. ... "University of Wisconsin Agricultural Research Station". Mazza, Joseph J. (2006). Promoting agricultural health and safety: A ... National Farm Medicine Center website Child Agricultural Safety Network Cultivate Safety International Society for Agricultural ...
"Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in farmers and agricultural workers-an overview". Annals of Agricultural and ... Craven, V; Everard, ML (January 2013). "Protracted bacterial bronchitis: reinventing an old disease". Archives of Disease in ... Lower RT/lung disease. (including LRTIs). Bronchial/. obstructive. acute. Acute bronchitis. chronic. COPD Chronic bronchitis. ... Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease. pp. 9-17.. *^ a b Reilly, John J.; Silverman, Edwin K.; Shapiro, Steven ...
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Increased cases are seen in agricultural workers such as adult male farmers and laborers, whose occupation brings them into ... A Puerto Rican case in which the disease was confined to an upper limb and the lesions consisted of extensive, diffuse, even ... F. compacta has the ability to cause a disease called Chromoblastomycosis. The five main causal fungi of chromoblastomycosis ... The Fonsecaea species have been reported to be recoverable from environmental sources and therefore the disease is considered ...
... and agricultural workers.[2] It enters through small cuts and abrasions in the skin to cause the infection. In case of ... Because roses can spread the disease, it is one of a few diseases referred to as rose-thorn or rose-gardeners' disease.[3] ... Sporotrichosis (also known as "rose gardener's disease"[1]) is a disease caused by the infection of the fungus Sporothrix ... Ulcerative skin disease in a cat with Sporotrichosis; a cat with this disease must be handled with caution as this form can be ...
CCHD occurs most frequently among agricultural workers, following the bite of an infected tick, and to a lesser extent among ... In the 12th century a case of a hemorrhagic disease reported from what is now Tajikistan may have been the first known case of ... Infectious Diseases. 17 (4): 367-368. doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30119-6. PMID 28346174. Alam MM, Khurshid A, Rana MS, Aamir UB ... In October 2012, a British man died from the disease at the Royal Free Hospital in London. He had earlier been admitted to ...
... vets and agricultural workers have the highest rate of suicide risk compared to other professions. According to an article ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the US discussed guidance in a June 3, 2020 webinar. A caveat is that ... A sharps injury could be caused during any Exposure Prone Procedure (EPP), where the healthcare worker's gloved hands may be in ... According to the regulations, should the estimated exposure exceed 6mSV, then the worker is said to be classified and will ...
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"Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in farmers and agricultural workers-an overview". 》Annals of Agricultural and ... Craven, V; Everard, ML (January 2013). "Protracted bacterial bronchitis: reinventing an old disease". 》Archives of Disease in ... "NIOSH Program Portfolio》. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 20 December 2012에 원본 문서에서 보존된 문서. 30 December 2012에 확인함. ... "International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease》 6: 413-421. doi:10.2147/COPD.S10770. PMC 3157944. PMID 21857781 ...
In 1947, the extension of workers' compensation to agricultural workers and the subsequent establishment of medical services on ... Ischemic Heart Disease 15% Stroke 13% Cancer 10% Diabetes 9% HIV 7% Hypertensive Heart Disease 4% Lower Respiratory Infections ... Community health workers staff them. Level II: Health Centres (109 in total) that provide preventive and rehabilitative care ... These are ideally staffed with a medical extension worker or public health nurse, along with a nursing assistant, a dental ...
The Persian famine of 1917-1919 was a period of widespread mass starvation and disease in Persia (Iran) under the rule of the ... Thus, for example, the printing-house workers, who had recently formed a union, staged a demonstration in Tehran in 1919, ... Michael Axworthy believes that the famine was "partly as a result of the dislocation of trade and agricultural production ... A series of severe droughts from 1916 on further depleted agricultural supplies. By early February 1918, the famine spread ...
... and parsley have been reported to cause phytophotodermatitis among agricultural workers, grocery workers, and other ... Centers for Disease Control (CDC) (January 1985). "Phytophotodermatitis among grocery workers--Ohio". MMWR. Morbidity and ... "lime disease,"[29][30] not to be confused with Lyme disease. ... "Lime Disease: How a Fruity Drink Can Give You a Rash". SciShow ... 2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. p. 32. ISBN 978-0-7216-2921-6. .. .mw-parser- ...
Research workers have died from this disease contracted from non-human primate research subjects. Additionally, there is ... and New Zealand have strict regulations to protect their native environments and agricultural operations. Ferrets, sugar ... Zoonotic disease is known to occur in a small number of exotic pets. The American Veterinary Medical Association, the U.S. ... Animals that are captive-bred in the United States have no risk of contracting any harmful disease as they are not exposed to ...
... and on the health of agricultural workers and even consumers. Due to the implications of climate change, it is suspected that ... a fairly minor leaf disease. Biotic stressors are a major focus of agricultural research, due to the vast economic losses ... The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) and various government agencies and private institutions have provided a great deal of ... Garrett, K. A.; Dendy, S. P.; Frank, E. E.; Rouse, M. N.; Travers, S. E. (2006). "Climate Change Effects on Plant Disease: ...
In 1967 the Third Congress of Agricultural Association Members founded the Union of Agricultural Associations to supervise ... In 1985 the average state farm employed 500 workers; owned 26,200 head of livestock, 178,600 hectares of land, of which 15,400 ... diseases, and the necessity to use breeding stock to meet high export quotas. The Eighth Plan attempted to address some of ... In ten years, agricultural cooperatives had more than doubled, from 139 in 1950 to 354 by 1960. Ownership of livestock and sown ...
... harbor workers, railroad workers Additional benefits to spouses of coal miners who die of black lung disease $100,000 to spouse ... benefits Housing assistance Housing loans for veterans Child's education loans Educational loan repayment schedule Agricultural ... spouse Continued water rights of spouse in some circumstances Payment of wages and workers compensation benefits after worker ...
... with most adult patients being male agricultural workers.[20] Other risk factors include smoking, alcohol use, HIV co-infection ... a b Lutz-Splendore-de Almeida disease at Who Named It? *^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006), Andrews' ... Infectious disease. Paracoccidioidomycosis (PCM) is an acute to chronic fungal infection caused by fungi in the genus ... It rarely causes disease in fertile-age women, probably due to a protective effect of estradiol.[18] ...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US) recommendation is that if a worker develops symptoms within 10 days of ... FluTrop: Avian Influenza Research in Tropical Countries French Agricultural Research Center for Developing Countries (CIRAD), ... Those at high risk include poultry farm workers, animal control workers, wildlife biologists, and ornithologists who handle ... NIOSH Alert: Protecting Poultry Workers from Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) CDC/NIOSH recommendations for poultry workers ...
"NIOSH Workplace Safety & Health Topic: Agricultural Injuries". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved 16 April ... although the percentages of agricultural workers in developed countries has decreased significantly over the past several ... Agricultural science[edit]. Main article: Agricultural science. Agricultural science is a broad multidisciplinary field of ... Category:agricultural deities; Category:agricultural gods. *^ The Mesopotamian Lahmu; the Hittite goddess of Arinna, and the ...
... numerous occupational disasters and diseases broke out and started to affect the health of workers, both directly and ... Also, the Korean government tried to improve the quality of life in an agricultural village, but people who knew a vicious ... The different point is that workers, including white collar workers, and the general public joined the request. Demonstrations ... and education for workers concerned with safety and health that workers and workplaces were asking for in the beginning. It ...
certain types of agricultural industry workers (workers employed on threshing machines, tractor workers who are not included in ... Disease Food. supplementary. allowance Quantity Coupons to be. surrendered Diabetes Butter and margarine 12 oz (340 g) (not ... underground mine workers. *agricultural workers holding unemployment insurance books or cards bearing stamps marked " ... Frequent strikes by some workers (most critically dock workers) made things worse.[2] A common ration book fraud was the ration ...
These diseases also cost the government in terms of health care and lost worker productivity through morbidity and shortened ... Large scale prevention campaigns are predicted to increase agricultural output and education levels.[68] ... "Schistosomiasis-Disease". CDC, Division of Parasitic Diseases. Retrieved 2016-10-17.. *^ a b c d e f g h i "Soil-transmitted ... List of diseases[edit]. There is some debate among the WHO, CDC, and infectious disease experts over which diseases are ...
Scholars believe grains accounted for around 80% of the calorie intake of agricultural workers and 75% for soldiers. Even ... In medieval times, ale was likely safer to drink than most water (the germ theory of disease was unheard of, and the ...
Implement life insurance for workers and office clerks, and implement an insurance system for workers and enterprises. ... On 27 December 1946, it was decided that farmers in North Korea would give 25% of their harvest as agricultural tax. ... Expand the number of state hospitals, eradicate infectious diseases, and treat poor people for free. On 8 March 1946, land ... On 24 June 1946, an 8-hour work day was implemented, with workers involved in dangerous work being assigned to a 7-hour work ...
D. S. Hill (1983). Agricultural Insect Pests of the Tropics and their Control. Cambridge University Press ... Some species can cause indirect damage by spreading diseases and these are termed as vectors. Those that are beneficial include ... Valéry Mayet and Claude Charles Goureau were early workers, as was Jean Victoire Audouin, the author of Histoire des insectes ... During the 19th century Italian entomologists made significant progress in controlling diseases of the silkworm moth, in the ...
Heart disease, hypertension, and lung cancer are other health effects of cadmium inhalation. Cadmium exposure is also ... This lack of legal protection leads workers to continue to operate in unsafe conditions, with fears of being fired or sent to ... In rural areas, contaminating compounds can accumulate in agricultural areas and be taken in by grazing animals. As the ... High poverty levels correlate with illegal e-waste dumping sites, which is why most e-waste workers don't have the option to ...
... vets and agricultural workers have the highest rate of suicide risk compared to other professions.[25] ... Recent studies show that dentists are at higher risk of stress-related incidences such as suicide, cardiovascular disease and ... A sharps injury could be caused during any Exposure Prone Procedure (EPP), where the healthcare worker's gloved hands may be in ... According to the regulations, should the estimated exposure exceed 6mSV, then the worker is said to be classified and will ...
From 1984 to 2004, only one case of C. histolyticum necrotizing infection was reported, in an agricultural worker with a ... This disease causes flexion contractures of the joints, severely limiting hand function, most often in the ring and little ... A 2002 study of the intestinal flora of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients found that in patients who had ulcerative ... Kleessen, B; Kroesen AJ; Buhr HJ; Blunt M (2002). "Mucosal and invading bacteria in patients with inflammatory bowel disease ...
"China's Agricultural and Rural Development" (PDF). Cite journal requires ,journal= (help) Zhou, Yixiao; Song, Ligang (May 2016 ... However, the minimum wage regulations may cause unemployment for low-wage workers, especially in the eastern and central ... health treatment for serious diseases, housing loan interests, rent and elderly care. To increase the rural incomes and reduce ... and purchasing agricultural supplies. Average years of schooling increased from 6.79 years in 1996 to 8.28 years in 2008. Today ...
Though they often earned far more than workers in agriculture, weavers were looked down upon by both Maʻdān and farmers alike: ... The marsh environment meant that certain diseases, such as schistosomiasis and malaria, were endemic;[12] Maʻdānī agriculture ... have proposed historical and genetic links between the Marsh Arabs and the ancient Sumerians based on shared agricultural ...
... there he was diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease.[376] In mid-1984, Office 131 was moved to a new base further into Cambodia, near ... in part due to a lack of motivation among laborers and the diversion of the strongest workers to irrigation projects.[274] Many ... where they agreed that raising agricultural production should be their government's top priority.[214] Pol Pot declared that " ... Many of these irrigation projects failed due to a lack of technical expertise on the part of the workers.[269] ...
Ischaemic Heart Disease (9.2%) 3. Lower respiratory infection (7%) 4. Diarrhoeal disease (3.3%) 5. Self harm (3%) 6. ... The epidemic in Nepal is driven by injecting drug users, migrants, sex workers and their clients, and MSM. Results from the ... access-date= requires ,url= (help) International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) retrieved 20 September 2011 United ... Disease prevalence is higher in Nepal than it is in other South Asian countries, especially in rural areas. Moreover, the ...
Disease has to be very virulent to kill off all the individuals in a genus or species, and even such a virulent disease as West ... Between 2007 and 2013, over ten million beehives were abandoned due to colony collapse disorder, which causes worker bees to ... Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 150 (3): 473-577. Bibcode:2010AgFM..150..473K. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2009.11.019.. ... DiseaseEdit. The hyperdisease hypothesis, proposed by Ross MacPhee in 1997, states that the megafaunal die-off was due to an ...
Workers were able to recover four of the six vehicles that fell into the sinkhole including the travel trailer, whose owner ... Shortly afterwards, Loring Chase came to Orange County from Chicago to recuperate from a lung disease. In his travels, he ... In letters to all of the mayors in Orange County, Henry Swanson, agricultural agent and resident layman expert on Central ... In 1972, Henry Swanson, an agricultural agent and "resident layman expert on Central Florida water," wrote a letter to the ...
This in turn caused a fatal decline in the real wages of landless agricultural workers,[325] transforming what should have been ... disease had become the most common cause of death.[205] Disease-related mortality then continued to take its toll through early ... and government workers of various levels[131] - were given significant advantages and benefits. Essential workers received ... and provided a more hospitable environment for water-borne diseases such as cholera and malaria. Such diseases clustered around ...
Invasive plant pathogens and insect vectors for plant diseases can also suppress agricultural yields and nursery stock. Citrus ... In 2008, U.S. postal workers in Pennsylvania noticed noises coming from inside a box from Taiwan; the box contained more than ... Invasive exotic diseasesEdit. History is rife with the spread of exotic diseases, such as the introduction of smallpox into the ... Diseases may also be vectored by invasive insects such as the Asian citrus psyllid and the bacterial disease citrus greening.[ ...
Workers compensation)的頻率是常人(BMI介於18.5至24.9公斤/平方公尺)的兩倍,無法工作的日數則比常人多了十二倍。對於BMI大於40的人而言,最常見到的傷害發生在下肢、掌腕、背部,這些傷害通常源自跌倒與攀爬[215]。阿拉巴馬 ... Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, Statistics Division. [2016-09-03]. (原始内容存档于2016-09-03).. ... A.M.A. Recognizes Obesity as a
"USDA/Agricultural Research Center, PRISM Climate Group Oregon State University. Archived from the original on February 27, 2014 ... During the same period, New Orleans ranked thirteenth for percentage of workers who commuted by walking or biking among cities ... the city suffered repeated epidemics of yellow fever and other tropical and infectious diseases. ... stated that up to 120,000 Hispanic workers lived in New Orleans. In June 2007, one study stated that the Hispanic population ...
Southern Ontario's limited supply of agricultural land is going out of production at an increasing rate. Urban sprawl and ... Hurons were devastated by European infectious diseases, such as measles and smallpox, to which they had no immunity.[35] By ... Kellogg's announced layoffs for more than 509 workers at a cereal manufacture plant in London.[83] Kellogg's plans to relocate ... In addition, increasing rural severances provide ever-greater interference with agricultural production. ...
2008) Agricultural lung diseases. Environ Health Perspect 108:705-12. Hlastala MP, Ralph DD, Babb AL, Influence of gas physical ... A new study that includes a thousand additional workers shows that the declines have persisted over time. Prior to 9/11, 3% of ... A study of firefighters and EMS workers enrolled in the FDNY WTC Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program, whose lung function ... Secondary effects of sulfur mustard exposure lead to chronic lung diseases such as chronic bronchitis. A common exposure ...
If the worker's claim is denied, then they have the right to appeal. If the worker was fired for misconduct, then the employer ... Occupational disease. *Occupational exposure limit. *Occupational health psychology. *Occupational injury. *Occupational stress ... Generally, the worker must be unemployed through no fault of his/her own although workers often file for benefits they are not ... Workers who were temporary or were paid under the table are not eligible for unemployment insurance. If a worker quits without ...
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In a prosecution brought against a Manchester cotton manufacturer in 1827 one worker gave evidence that he had received wages ... Occupational disease. *Occupational exposure limit. *Occupational health psychology. *Occupational injury. *Occupational stress ...
A prolonged agricultural depression in Britain at the end of the 19th century, together with the introduction in the 20th ... The English army suffered badly from disease, and Henry was not even present at the one notable victory, the Battle of the ... Economies of scale and increased output per worker allowed steam-based factories to undercut production of traditional cottage ... Much of the agricultural workforce was uprooted from the countryside and moved into large urban centres of production. The ...
Workers[edit]. Main article: Worker bee. Workers have two sets of chromosomes.[60] They are produced from an egg that the queen ... In Japan, where mellifera is vulnerable to local hornets and disease, the Japanese honey bee a. cerana japonica is used in its ... "University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. 2017. Retrieved 18 May 2017.. ... Queen-worker conflict[edit]. Main article: Worker policing. When a fertile female worker produces drones, a conflict arises ...
The way to keep people from dying from disease, it struck me suddenly, was to keep them from falling ill. Healthy people don't ... Matyas, M.L. (1997). "Sara Josephine Baker, Physician & Public Health Worker, 1873-1945," in Matyas, M.L. & Haley-Oliphant, A.E ... This system worked so well that head lice and the eye infection trachoma, diseases once rampant in schools, became almost non- ... "Sara Josephine Baker: Physician and Public Health Worker, 1873-1945". 2012-07-28. Retrieved 2016-06-27.. ...
A company may share resources with a materials science society to gain proprietary knowledge or trained workers. ... Institutionalization of this study led to demonstration farms and then agricultural experiment stations. Germany and ... especially in relation to developing cures for diseases such as cancer, malaria, and AIDS.[citation needed] ... disease cures, particle physics, astronomy, marine science, and the environment.[15] Many large technology companies spend ...
John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics - studies possible causes of Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease and macular ... See also: University of Miami 2006 custodial workers' strike. A group of citizens chartered the University of Miami in 1925 ... The South Campus Grove was a 350 acres (1,400,000 m2) plot for agricultural research and horticultural studies that was ... On February 28, 2006, custodial workers at the University of Miami, who are contracted to the university by a Boston, ...
The disease has been eradicated from many countries by testing for the disease and culling suspected animals. ... One person could milk more cows this way, as many as 20 for a skilled worker. But having cows standing about in the yard and ... In the more recent past, people in agricultural societies owned dairy animals that they milked for domestic and local (village ... Crohn's disease has been linked to infection with the bacterium M. paratuberculosis,[19][20][21][22][23] which has been found ...
Technology, Disease, and Colonial Conquests, Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries: Essays Reappraising the Guns and Germs Theories ... a b THE TREATMENT OF DIARRHOEA, A manual for physicians and other senior health workers. World Health Organization, 2005. p. 10 ... These agricultural developments led to wider prosperity in England and increasing urbanization.[4] By the end of the 17th ... Other agricultural problems include soil infertility, land degradation and erosion, swarms of desert locusts, which can destroy ...
Urbanization in Europe saw many French and Italian agricultural workers leave silk growing for more lucrative factory work. Raw ... The first silkworm diseases began to appear in 1845, creating an epidemic. Among them are pébrine, caused by the microsporidia ... Thousand of workers, the canuts, devoted themselves to the flourishing industry. In the middle of the 17th century, over 14,000 ... It speaks of two types of loom that leave the worker's arms free: the draw loom, which is of Eurasian origin, and the pedal ...
By the end of first decade of the 21st century, the ECB reported that the country has caught a new strain of Dutch disease.[22] ... In fact, in 1995 and 1996 the state's failure to pay many such obligations (as well as the wages of most state workers) was a ... During Putin's eight years in office, industry grew by 75%, investments increased by 125%,[11] and agricultural production and ... To enable these sectors to function in a market system, inefficient enterprises had to be closed and workers laid off, with ...
Deference and Defiance in Monterrey: Workers, Paternalism, and Revolution in Mexico, 1890-1950. Cambridge University Press. ... he vetoed laws that would have increased agricultural production by giving peasants temporary access to lands not under ... and suffered from various diseases. Others decided to migrate to the United States.[204] ... To appease workers, Cárdenas furthered provisions to end debt peonage and company stores, which were largely eliminated under ...
The data that was collected on this situation were obtained by the Integrated Diseases and Health Control System of the Korea ... Fearing that the elections would further reinforce division, guerrilla fighters of the Workers' Party of South Korea (WPSK) ... "Seroprevalence of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome in the Agricultural Population of Jeju Island, Korea, 2015-2017" ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDCIS). 55 residents of Jeju were selected to test the criteria at KCDCIS and ...
In 2009, aid in the form of remittances by migrant workers in the United States to their international families was twice as ... Some believe that aid is offset by other economic programs such as agricultural subsidies. Mark Malloch Brown, former head of ... Aid is "stovepiped" towards narrow, short-term goals relating to particular programs or diseases such as increasing the number ... "Migration and development: The aid workers who really help". economist.com. 2009-10-08. Retrieved 2012-01-16.. ...
And about 90% of those suffering from work-related diseases are migrant workers.[76] ... The first of these is that migrants generally move from farmlands and agricultural areas into more urban areas and developed ... Rural-urban migrant workers have a significant presence in China's labor force.[49][50] By 2006, migrant workers comprised 40% ... While the urbanization of Chinese workers provides them with more opportunity, it also can constrain them, as migrant workers, ...
... there were 6,400 on-the-job deaths of coal power plant workers, 1,200 on-the-job deaths of natural gas power plant workers and ... As other common sources of energy, coal power plants are estimated to kill 24,000 Americans per year due to lung disease[132] ... After the Fukushima Daiichi accident in 2011, surrounding agricultural areas has been contaminated with more than 100,000 MBq ... causing the death of a worker, the hospitalization of 37 other workers, and approximately 100 downwinders.[78][79][80] ...
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  • The emergence of a new form of chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology (CKDu) in Sri Lanka's North Central Province (NCP) has become a catastrophic health crisis. (springer.com)
  • Current literature suggests that the etiology of CKDu is likely multifactorial, with no single biological or hydrogeochemical parameter directly related to disease genesis and progression. (springer.com)
  • At the outset of March, the Sri Lankan government banned glyphosate over its links to kidney disease - known as "Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown etiology," or CKDu, according to the Center for Public Integrity. (globalresearch.ca)
  • The main causes of chronic kidney disease (CKD) globally are diabetes and hypertension but epidemics of chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology (CKDu) occur in Central America, Sri Lanka, India and beyond. (biomedcentral.com)
  • While a number of genetic mutations are associated with Parkinson's disease (PD), it is also widely acknowledged that the environment plays a significant role in the etiology of neurodegenerative diseases. (frontiersin.org)
  • Here we review the epidemiological evidence that supports a role for specific pesticides in the etiology of PD and identify molecular profiles amongst these pesticides that may contribute to the disease. (frontiersin.org)
  • Evidence suggests that farm work, exposure to silica from farming activities and exposure to pesticides may contribute to the development of autoimmune disease. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Cattle and livestock, landfills, industrial activities and agricultural chemicals (such as some pesticides and fertilizers) can also trap heat. (organicconsumers.org)
  • In agricultural workers with contact dermatitis, sensitization to both plant material and pesticides was documented, 9 , 16 but most study designs did not allow attribution of rashes specifically to pesticide exposure. (cfp.ca)
  • Agricultural contamination with pesticides and antibiotics is a challenging problem that needs to be fully addressed. (hindawi.com)
  • Regulatory approaches to improving occupational and environmental health in agricultural practices have included the passage of the Worker Protection Standard in 1992 and the Food Quality Protection Act in 1996, both dealing exclusively with pesticides. (nasdonline.org)
  • The general objective was to assess health hazards posed by handling, storage, and use of pesticides, on agricultural estates and small farms with a view to developing strategies for prevention and control of pesticide poisoning. (bmj.com)
  • Though noted in the sugarcane workers the condition can be seen in in cotton farmers, the shrimp industry, the construction industry and has probably been going on for much longer with some cases being seen in the 1970's. (internalmedicine.blog)
  • In the 1960s research was conducted by the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute on respiratory diseases common in dairy farmers. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1971 intervention and education programs targeting farmers were developed in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin Agricultural Research Station, located in Marshfield. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is also concern that farmers' finances suffer when corporations monopolize modified seeds or other agricultural products. (reference.com)
  • Limiting farmers' crops to fewer, genetically engineered varieties also limits biodiversity, which is important in weathering droughts and diseases that affect plants. (reference.com)
  • At that time it was recognized that there were acute needs in the prevention of musculoskeletal conditions, agricultural respiratory disease, noise-induced hearing loss, and pesticide-related illnesses, and the excesses of cancers noted in epidemiological studies of farmers. (nasdonline.org)
  • Farmers have an increased prevalence of many acute and chronic health conditions including cardiovascular and respiratory disease, arthritis, skin cancer, hearing loss, and amputations. (nasdonline.org)
  • Industrial Revolution Agricultural Reforms Economic Revolution Transportation Mechanization Society & Culture Subsistence Enclosure Common Lands Profit Farming Private Property New Breeds Disadvantages Advantages Poor farmers wern't able to afford these new breeds. (prezi.com)
  • Due to long hours outdoors, interacting with heavy machinery, and exposure to toxic chemicals, farmers and other agricultural workers are already vulnerable to a variety of occupational hazards that can threaten their physical health and well-being. (worldwatch.org)
  • It primarily affects poor agricultural workers, farmers, and cattle herders living in rural areas of developing countries. (ilri.org)
  • A growing number of agricultural and health professionals are addressing the health disparities in our agricultural and rural populations and making a real difference to the lives of farmers and their families and employees" she said. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • Campbell CL, Madden LV (1990) Introduction to plant disease epidemiology. (springer.com)
  • Archivos de Bronconeumologia (http: www.archbronconeumol.org) publishes original studies whose content is based upon results dealing with several aspects of respiratory diseases such as epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinics, surgery, and basic investigation. (archbronconeumol.org)
  • The epidemiology of the disease is not well known, and is based on studies conducted by Central European and Asian groups. (archbronconeumol.org)
  • Within a short time, multiple reports confirmed higher-than-expected rates of chronic kidney disease among sugarcane workers and other agricultural workers who were laboring in the fields along the Pacific Coast of Central America, from Guatemala to Panama, and the name Mesoamerican nephropathy was proposed for the disorder. (internalmedicine.blog)
  • Significant portions of these seasonal workers are foreign nationals coming from Mexico, Jamaica, Dominican Republic and other Central America and Caribbean countries. (msu.edu)
  • At least 20,000 people have died prematurely from this mysterious disease in Central America in the last two decades, according to one estimate, but the real scope of the problem is unknown. (cnn.com)
  • In Central America, a form of kidney disease is attacking men in the prime of their lives. (kazu.org)
  • Something is destroying the kidneys of farm workers along the Pacific coast of Central America. (cpr.org)
  • An epidemic of chronic kidney disease of unknown origin (CKDu) has emerged in the past two decades in agricultural communities, characterized by progressive renal failure with a dearth of early clinical symptoms. (cdc.gov)
  • The disease is known by scientists as "chronic kidney disease of unknown origin," or CKDu. (cnn.com)
  • Chronic kidney disease of unknown causes, or CKDu, has become a widespread threat to agricultural workers in South Asia, especially in Sri Lanka. (nsf.gov)
  • The workshop brought together hydrologists, engineers, occupational medicine specialists, social scientists and environmental health scientists for site visits to what may be "ground zero" in Sri Lanka's CKDu epidemic: NCP agricultural districts. (nsf.gov)
  • Because the disease occurs in specific geographic areas and the cause is likely related to multiple factors, an interdisciplinary approach is essential to discovering what's behind CKDu, Illangasekare maintains. (nsf.gov)
  • Some scientists think that as global temperatures rise, leading to more severe heat stress in agricultural workers, rates of CKDu may increase. (nsf.gov)
  • Althoug also being observed in women, CKDu concentrates among men in agricultural sectors. (biomedcentral.com)
  • It found that field workers whose primary jobs were spraying for weeds and pests (and who thus had the most contact with agricultural chemicals) had the least decline in kidney function over the course of the harvest. (cpr.org)
  • Pick up know-how for tackling diseases, pests and weeds. (uaex.edu)
  • Embalming, the most common funeral practice in North America, may expose the embalmer to infectious diseases and blood. (ilo.org)
  • Findings from a number of CDC studies related to H3N2v were recently released in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases. (aasv.org)
  • On 7 October, the Migrant Labour Committee of the FDNS launched a campaign, "Migrant Workers: not merchandise! (ccrweb.ca)
  • aiming to raise awareness about the importance of respecting migrant workers' human rights across Quebec. (ccrweb.ca)
  • The center serves many Spanish-speaking migrant agricultural workers. (nap.edu)
  • Consequently, many of the workers are migrant, traveling from region to region following the seasonal harvests. (foodispower.org)
  • The purpose of the meeting was to highlight accomplishments by both the states and NIOSH in reaching the common goal of improving the health and safety of agricultural workers and their families. (cdc.gov)
  • Health and health services for plantation workers : four case studies / Richard Laing. (who.int)
  • The vision of NIEHS is to use environmental health sciences to understand human disease and improve human health. (nih.gov)
  • Agricultural processes and the farm environment generate dusts, moulds, pollens, toxins, and gases that are potential respiratory irritants or health risks. (ilo.org)
  • On behalf of the undersigned employer groups, unions, health plans, and insurers, we urge you to oppose efforts to shift additional costs for End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) from Medicare to private health plans as a means to "pay for" future legislation. (ahip.org)
  • This factsheet covers GAPs and GHPs relating to worker health and hygiene. (ufl.edu)
  • The federal government regulates standards for worker health and hygiene during the pre- and postharvest handling of produce. (ufl.edu)
  • Additionally, the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH Act) in the CFR lists standards for protecting worker health that supervisory personnel should follow ( 2 , 3 ). (ufl.edu)
  • Advising Mothers on Management of Diarrhoea in the Home - A Guide for Health Workers (WHO, 1993, 18 p. (nzdl.org)
  • In many instances, workers are afraid to report health and safety violations due to the threat of losing their jobs, or in the case of undocumented workers, the threat of deportation. (foodispower.org)
  • The National Farm Medicine Center (NFMC), established in 1981, is a non-profit program in Marshfield, Wisconsin dedicated to agricultural health and safety research, and service. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today CDC posted the final workshop report from the U.S. One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization Workshop jointly hosted by CDC, the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), and the U.S. Department. (aasv.org)
  • The Upper Midwest Agricultural Safety and Health. (aasv.org)
  • Risks to consumers can be reduced through cooking the agricultural produce before consumption and by high standards of food hygiene, which should be emphasized in the health education associated with wastewater use schemes. (fao.org)
  • The lack of toilets and safe drinking water in the villages causes many health problems and diseases. (globalgiving.org)
  • Basic sanitation facilities improve the health of the whole community, preventing the spread of numerous diseases, including diarrhea, a common cause of illness. (globalgiving.org)
  • While the specific figure Trump cited at the press conference has been called into question, there is no disputing that Trump and congressional Republicans have engaged in an unprecedented attack on regulations over the last year, rolling back rules that were intended to protect workers, consumers, and public health. (epi.org)
  • Pitt County public health workers on Friday practiced responding to an infectious disease outbreak. (reflector.com)
  • The Pitt County Health Department shut down Friday afternoon and held an emergency preparedness drill at the agricultural center. (reflector.com)
  • Friday's drill was built on a scenario of a restaurant worker being diagnosed with hepatitis A, a highly contagious liver infection, said Kathy Sheppard, Pitt County public health preparedness coordinator. (reflector.com)
  • CCHF transmission to humans occurs when people butcher or eat infected livestock, and when health workers became exposed to infected blood. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Biswas G, Bhattacharya A, Bhattacharya R (2016) A review on the occupational health of sugar cane workers. (springer.com)
  • The establishment of the NIOSH Agricultural Health and Safety Centers as a result of that effort has provided a network for the collaboration of academic health center researchers, agricultural safety educators, and agricultural engineers to institute a multi-disciplinary approach to research, outreach, and education in agricultural health and safety. (nasdonline.org)
  • Other health outcomes have been little studies in the agricultural workplace, such as stress and adverse reproductive outcomes. (nasdonline.org)
  • National Wildlife Health Center - U.S. Geological Survey: An outstanding site providing information on diseases that threaten both wildlife and humans alike. (icwdm.org)
  • His research interests include mechanisms of resistance to infection, the cell biology of neutrophils and macrophages, immune deficiency diseases, and child health. (nap.edu)
  • He has previously chaired five Institute of Medicine (IOM) committees and has served on numerous other IOM committees and on the Board of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. (nap.edu)
  • Now entering its eighth year, Australia's only postgraduate agricultural health and medicine unit for professionals servicing farming communities attracts participants from across Australia. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • The course, offered through Deakin University, has been designed to equip health providers, rural professionals and farming communities with the knowledge and skills they need to address the high morbidity and mortality rates in the agricultural industry. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • We know that a healthy workforce is vital for a productive agricultural industry, but through the work of the NCFH, we have learnt that farming families and their communities face poorer health outcomes than their urban counterparts. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • The course will cover a broad range of agricultural health, safety and wellbeing issues: from mental illness and addiction through to emergency medicine, agrichemicals and agricultural trauma. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • The five-day unit can be completed as a stand-alone course, or as part of Deakin University's Graduate Certificate of Agricultural Health and Medicine. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • The development of bioelementological approach can open the new perspectives in creation of integrative diagnostics of the health status and provision by "blocks of life" of the humans and provide the real personalized nutrition and therapy of diseases at etiological niveau - imbalance of bioelements. (scribd.com)
  • A spate of chronic kidney disease of unknown origin was also identified in the North Central Province of Sri Lanka. (internalmedicine.blog)
  • The disease has killed thousands of agricultural workers, many in Sri Lanka and El Salvador. (globalresearch.ca)
  • Get enough sleep: The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases recommends getting enough and the right kind of sleep as a good first defense against fibromyalgia pain. (greeleytribune.com)
  • Exercise: Even though pain can make it even harder to keep up physical activity, staying active is important to help treat fibromyalgia, according to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. (greeleytribune.com)
  • Eat well: Though there have been no specific dietary findings linked to treating fibromyalgia, the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases emphasizes that a healthy, balanced diet is important to helping make anyone feel generally better. (greeleytribune.com)
  • His specialty, rheumatology, isn't even really the best to be dealing with the disease, he said, but he often does because many patients and referring doctors confuse the symptoms with those of musculoskeletal disorders. (greeleytribune.com)
  • 24% of the respondents in the early season, and 37% in the late season reported skin disease signs and symptoms during the previous two months. (nasdonline.org)
  • In late season, those who had not received pesticide safety training had lower odds of reporting skin disease signs and symptoms, after adjusting for other potential risk factors. (nasdonline.org)
  • Further research is required with improved measurement of skin disease signs and symptoms, diagnosis of specific skin disease, and improved measurement of risk factors. (nasdonline.org)
  • Sporotrichosis is a chronic disease with slow progression and often subtle symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is difficult to diagnose, as many other diseases share similar symptoms and therefore must be ruled out. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some patients are not able to articulate their signs and symptoms of disease. (nap.edu)
  • Results 247 workers had changed their work because of respiratory symptoms, accounting for 1.7% of the respondents ever employed. (bmj.com)
  • Lower prevalence rates of allergic diseases in rural as compared with urban populations have been interpreted as indicating an effect of air pollution. (nih.gov)
  • The names of the victims and their families are being withheld due to the ongoing tension about the prevalence of the disease. (cnn.com)
  • The disease, which was first described in the 1990s, affects persons working in the rice paddies in rural regions. (internalmedicine.blog)
  • More effort must be directed toward preventing this occupational illness that affects workers who have little control over workplace safety. (cdc.gov)
  • The illness is not related to diabetes or hypertension -- drivers of kidney disease in the United States -- and affects primarily young men. (cnn.com)
  • [2] This fungal disease usually affects the skin , although other rare forms can affect the lungs , joints , bones , and even the brain . (wikipedia.org)
  • And it affects CaMKII, an enzyme whose dysregulation has also been linked to the disease. (organicconsumers.org)
  • Allow authorized agricultural workers access to property to install and inspect insect-monitoring traps. (usda.gov)
  • Cooperate with any agricultural quarantine restrictions and allow authorized agricultural workers access to your property for pest or disease surveys. (twincities.com)
  • A study published in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases by Rebecca Coulborn from Epicentre, France, and colleagues suggests that transitory populations in Ethiopia may be particularly vulnerable to acquisition of and death from VL infections. (eurekalert.org)
  • A sample of mobile workers, VL patients, community leaders and healthcare workers participated in focus groups and in-depth interviews to discuss VL in mobile worker populations, including questions regarding disease risk and healthcare access. (eurekalert.org)
  • [3] Whether it's due to a lack of labor laws or a lack of enforcement, state and federal labor agencies often fail to protect agricultural workers from these injustices. (foodispower.org)
  • [5] There are few effective regulations in place to protect workers from these hazards. (foodispower.org)
  • Edmund EE (2015) Analysis of occupational hazards and safety of workers in selected working environments within Enugu Metropolis. (springer.com)
  • These hazards range from heat-related illness, physical injury, and noise-induced hearing loss to respiratory diseases. (worldwatch.org)
  • These options are bad outcomes for workers and retirees. (ahip.org)
  • While we are concentrating on chronic kidney disease caused by diabetes, hypertension and glomerular disease what is awaiting our attention? (internalmedicine.blog)
  • Hypertension can lead to coronary heart disease (CHD), stroke, congestive heart failure, renal insufficiency, and peripheral vascular disease. (mdpi.com)
  • What seemed to be required for causing this loss of kidneys was hot humid climate as workers in the coffee plantations at a higher elevation were not affected. (internalmedicine.blog)
  • For no obvious reason, his kidneys were severely damaged, to the point that doctors said he couldn't do agricultural work anymore. (cnn.com)
  • The casket is lowered at a funeral for a 49-year-old sugar cane worker in Chichigalpa, Nicaragua. (cnn.com)
  • A 29-year-old sugar cane worker who suffers from kidney disease stands in the fields in Chichigalpa. (cnn.com)
  • The 36-year-old died of chronic kidney disease after working in the sugar cane fields for 12 years. (kazu.org)
  • One of the prominent theories about the disease is that men get dehydrated as they cut sugar cane under the intense tropical sun. (kazu.org)
  • In 2011 the study followed 500 sugar cane workers at one plantation, El Ingenio San Antonio in Nicaragua. (cpr.org)
  • The sugar cane workers themselves have previously come up with their own theories. (cpr.org)
  • The BU research was partially funded by the Nicaraguan sugar industry, El Comite Nacional de Productores de Azucar, as part of the settlement of a complaint filed by ASOCHIVIDA , a group of some 2,000 former sugar cane workers suffering from kidney failure and their widows. (cpr.org)
  • The disease is concentrated on the Pacific Coast in male agricultural workers, especially those cutting sugarcane. (cnn.com)
  • This preliminary screening identified that specific constituents may be present above levels of concern, but does not compare results against specific kidney toxicity values or cumulative risk related to a multifactorial disease process. (springer.com)
  • It is a multifactorial disease associated with numerous nutritional deficiencies as well as reproductive issues and increased risk to thyroid disease, kidney failure and cancer. (globalresearch.ca)
  • As the disease progresses, agricultural laborers, who may earn a couple of thousand dollars a year, if they're lucky, end up in need of dialysis that costs tens of thousands of dollars annually. (kazu.org)
  • Agricultural Extension: Guidelines for Extension Workers in Rural Areas (SKAT, 1994, 298 p. (nzdl.org)
  • These networks and cell signaling pathways constitute potential therapeutic targets for intervention to slow or mitigate neurodegenerative diseases. (frontiersin.org)
  • aquated ions of vital macro and trace elements and water as well.2 Pharmacology and nutritional intervention in the treatment of disease In principle. (scribd.com)
  • Agricultural workers have a high rate of injuries, including fatalities, and suffer chronic diseases at high rates. (ruralhealth.org.au)
  • Silica is dangerous when inhaled, causing lung disease in workers exposed to silica dust. (sciencebasedmedicine.org)
  • Farmer's Lung Disease. (archbronconeumol.org)
  • Farmer's lung disease (FLD) is a form of hypersensitivity pneumonitis (HP) caused by inhaling microorganisms from hay or grain stored in conditions of high humidity in the agricultural workplace. (archbronconeumol.org)
  • Farmer's lung is an occupational disease of agricultural workers who are exposed to moldy forage (principally hay and silage). (annals.org)
  • Asthma is the most common work-related lung disease. (europeanlung.org)
  • In the Nicaraguan town of Chichigalpa, many men who are now sick with the condition blame their kidney failure on agricultural chemicals. (cpr.org)
  • It's not related to diabetes or other well-known kidney diseases. (kazu.org)
  • Another clue: The disease is found in warm climates and in agricultural communities with low socioeconomic levels. (nsf.gov)
  • The vast majority of field workers are people of color living in rural low-income communities. (foodispower.org)
  • Patients with sporotrichosis will have antibody against the fungus S. schenckii , however, due to variability in sensitivity and specificity, it may not be a reliable diagnosis for this disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Researchers are also looking into whether an agricultural chemical might be causing the problem. (kazu.org)
  • The researchers found that the kidney function of field workers declined over the course of the six-month harvest. (cpr.org)
  • She hopes this study will help researchers better understand the disease and find a way to prevent it. (cpr.org)
  • One of the major challenges in conducting population-based research on autoimmune diseases is case ascertainment. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The authors wish to thank RTI International for providing the internal Grand Challenge research funds focusing on non-communicable diseases to allow for the drafting of this manuscript in full. (springer.com)
  • Research Final Report submitted to the Agricultural Research Foundation for the Oregon Association of Nurseries and the Nursery Research & Regulatory Committee by Oregon State University. (oregonstate.edu)
  • There is a growing body of research that shows the risk of agricultural workers in work environments with extreme heat. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In this report, we review what the research says about the benefits of regulations, and we shine a spotlight on Trump and Congress's most egregious deregulatory actions-actions that advantage corporate interests and those at the top of the income distribution at the expense of low- and middle-income workers. (epi.org)
  • Dr. Brent's research interests include the molecular mechanisms of thyroid hormone action, regulation of iodide uptake in thyroid and breast cancer, the influence of thyroid hormone on development, and thyroid disease in pregnancy. (nap.edu)
  • The authors tested the hypothesis that children growing up on a farm were less likely to be sensitized to common aerollergens and to suffer from allergic diseases than children living in the same villages but in nonfarming families. (nih.gov)
  • Acute bronchitis is one of the most common diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic kidney disease, common in agricultural workers, also found in 12 percent of sample of brick makers. (bu.edu)
  • This is the most common form of this disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • In contrast, the chronic kidney disease common in developed countries is often a malady of aging," he says. (nsf.gov)
  • Silicosis is the most common occupational disease worldwide. (sciencebasedmedicine.org)
  • It is also used as an abrasive, a filter, an anticaking agent, and in various other industrial and agricultural applications. (sciencebasedmedicine.org)
  • Max's Pot), Fisk enjoys searching out new ways to use industrial and agricultural wastes as construction materials. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Fisk's interest in using industrial and agricultural wastes as building materials extends beyond fly ash. (washingtonpost.com)
  • A second case of local Plasmodium vivax malaria in Greece was reported on 17 July by KEELPNO, the Hellenic Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. (europa.eu)
  • On 22 June 2012 the Hellenic Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (KEELPNO) reported the first locally acquired case of Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax) malaria, from Marathon area in Attica region, Greece. (europa.eu)
  • Those affected include agricultural and sewer workers and fish cutters. (gopetsamerica.com)
  • Groups commonly at risk include agricultural workers, fire fighters and emergency personnel. (europeanlung.org)
  • However, little is known about other factors of the rural environment which may determine the development of atopic sensitization and related diseases. (nih.gov)
  • This study will investigate chronic kidney disease (CKD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in a sample population of Hispanics/Latinos and Caucasians in Yakima county that are rural dwelling. (clinicaltrials.gov)