*  Go to Arsenic.
Arsenic. Frequently Asked Questions About Arsenic. What is arsenic and where do you find it? ... These tests cannot predict whether one will develop lung cancer or other harmful effects. ... contact your health care provider or the American Association of Poison Control Centers at 1-800-222-1222. ... How does arsenic get into and leave the body?. Arsenic enters the body through inhalation or ingestion. Most of the arsenic ...
  http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/epidemiology/epidemiology-fact-sheets/arsenic/
*  Was Jane Austen Poisoned by Arsenic? Science May Soon Find Out - Scientific American
... techniques could reveal whether the celebrated English novelist's surviving hair contains unusually high levels of arsenic ... Chronic arsenic poisoning, in fact, can warp and mottle the skin in all kinds of ways, and even cause skin cancers. ... Finding extremely high levels of arsenic in Austen's hair-above three parts per million-would strongly indicate poisoning as ... Was Jane Austen Poisoned by Arsenic? Science May Soon Find Out. Modern techniques could reveal whether the celebrated English ...
  https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/jane-austen-arsenic/
*  Jane Austen's mystery death - was she poisoned by arsenic?
... developed cataracts and died because of arsenic poisoning, researchers at The British Library have said. ... a crystalline metalloid found in the Earth's crust, are linked an array of health problems, including cancers of the skin, lung ... Arsenic poisoning is now known to cause cataracts. Despite its toxicity, arsenic was commonly found in medicines in 19th- ... A more likely cause would have been accidental poisoning from a heavy metal such as arsenic, Barnard said. ...
  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/books/news/jane-austens-mystery-death-poisoned-arsenic/
*  Anyone Can Get Skin Cancer - National Cancer Institute
Learn what skin cancer looks like, how to find it early, and how to lower the chance of skin cancer. ... Exposure to a high level of arsenic (a poison that is sometimes found in well water or pesticides) increases your risk. ... Also, the sun isn't the only cause of skin cancer. There are other causes. That's why skin cancer may be found in places on the ... What does skin cancer look like?. There are many different types of skin cancer (such as melanoma and basal cell skin cancer). ...
  https://www.cancer.gov/types/skin/anyone-can-get-skin-cancer
*  Kick the Butts | MD Anderson Cancer Center
The props included a fake rat, symbolizing the arsenic found in rat poison; fake roaches, symbolizing the nicotine found in ... Cancer Prevention Center The Lyda Hill Cancer Prevention Center provides cancer risk assessment, screening and diagnostic ... The best way to cure cancer is to never get it. So our mission is to prevent cancer as early as possible through changing ... MD Anderson's Tobacco Outreach Education Program (TOEP) and Gloria Hicks, a member of the MD Anderson Cancer Center Board of ...
  https://www.mdanderson.org/publications/promise/summer-2013/kick-the-butts.html
*  Arsenic: Boynton Beach golf course found to have poison in groundwater - tribunedigital-sunsentinel
Inspectors found high concentrations of arsenic in the groundwater under the Boynton Beach city golf course this summer, ... A recent study by a Bartow-based company discovered levels of the cancer-causing poison that were 46 times the federal and ... Inspectors found high concentrations of arsenic in the groundwater under the Boynton Beach city golf course this summer, ... New tests in June found levels that were even higher. In six of nine wells, the arsenic concentration ranged from 27 and 460 ...
  http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/2012-10-17/news/fl-boynton-arsenic-20121017_1_arsenic-helena-solo-gabriele-groundwater
*  10 Unusual Things Used As A Form Of Contraception - Listverse
Sometimes, mercury was used as part of a potion with arsenic, strychnine, and other poisons. A common form of medication in the ... It was also used to treat dental issues and cancer and could be found in items such as eye drops and laxatives. ... These women would ingest enough mercury to change their bodies to prevent conception, but they did not drink enough to poison ... Many ancient Native Americans also found various uses for the juniper berry. They would pierce the berries and wear them as ...
  http://listverse.com/2017/09/08/10-unusual-things-used-as-a-form-of-contraception/
*  Picking A Poison For Brain Tumors: Arsenic - Redorbit
Researchers find 'intriguing' DNA in warm… * New 'cancer pen' can detect the… ... Arsenic is usually thought of as a poison. Despite this, it has been used in medicine for over 2000 years, and the arsenic ... The team found that GLI1-dependent growth of medulloblastoma and Ewing sarcoma cell lines was suppressed by ATO, which worked ... Certain cancers, in particular brain tumors known as medulloblastomas and connective tissue tumors known as Ewing sarcoma, are ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1970746/picking_a_poison_for_brain_tumors_arsenic/
*  Arsenic poisoning - Wikipedia
... do not develop skin cancer with chronic arsenic exposure, is puzzling. Organic arsenic is less harmful than inorganic arsenic. ... "USGS NAWQA Arsenic in Groundwater". Archived from the original on 2010-05-31. "Study Finds an Increase in Arsenic Levels in ... a meteorite impact believed to have caused arsenic poisoning Arsenic contamination of groundwater Category:Arsenic compounds ... Arsenic poisoning is a medical condition that occurs due to elevated levels of arsenic in the body. If exposure occurs over a ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arsenic_poisoning
*  arsenic poisoning in Bangladesh/India
... cancer and many other deadly diseases. For example, Taxus wallichiana, a tree found in the forests of Tibet, is the source of ... Forests on the Tibetan Plateau are largely found in eastern and southeastern regions. The lushest forest cover is found in the ... SOS-arsenic.net. Tibet: A Medical Fountainhead The Tibetan Plateau towers over the central part of the continent of Eurasia. It ... accounting for over half of the total genera found in China. There are over 5,000 species of 700 genera of fungi, accounting ...
  http://sos-arsenic.net/english/homegarden/tibet.html
*  How arsenic is poisoning Bangladesh -- Health & Wellness -- Sott.net
His colleagues add that his program did not see any connection between cancer or cardiovascular issues and arsenic poisoning. ... Arsenic is not just a Bangladesh problem-it can be found in drinking water supplies around the world. Maine, Massachusetts, ... making it the most definitive study of arsenic poisoning so far. In most cases, the effects of arsenic poisoning may remain ... or any of the epidemiology linking arsenic with chronic diseases. In fact, skin lesions are a poor proxy for arsenic poisoning ...
  https://www.sott.net/article/359603-How-arsenic-is-poisoning-Bangladesh
*  PhiloBiblos: January 2007
Hepatology finds that Napoleon Bonaparte died of stomach cancer - not arsenic poisoning - LiveScience reports.. Drawing on " ... "What they found was that the potion, made from the nuts of the atun tree, works a lot like an antibiotic, killing various types ... It was found by book dealer Duilio Contin amongst the books of the last count of Coronini in the library of the Palazzo ... Unfortunately I found the text well nigh incomprehensible, but I'm not sure whether this is a function of the subject itself or ...
  http://philobiblos.blogspot.ca/2007/01/
*  Smokefree | Frequently asked questions
Arsenic - rat poison. *Benzo(a)pyrene - diesel exhaust fumes. *Carbon monoxide - petrol exhaust fumes ... You can find more stress-busting tips here.. You can also read our guide to stop smoking medicines for more information on how ... Tar causes cancer and damages your lungs. It stays inside your lungs, making tubes narrower and reducing your protection ... It is also found in car exhaust fumes and produced by faulty gas appliances. It takes the place of oxygen in the blood, causing ...
  https://www.nhs.uk/smokefree/frequently-asked-questions
*  Interview: High levels of arsenic could be in your well water | Michigan Radio
... and there are people in Michigan getting arsenic at levels high above federal standards every time they drink the water coming ... Smaller doses have been linked to lung, bladder, skin, prostate, and liver cancers. You can also get arsenic poisoning with ... What researchers are finding out about low-level exposure to arsenic. By Michigan Radio Newsroom • Jul 4, 2014 ... Higher levels of arsenic in drinking water have been linked to skin cancer, lung cancer, and bladder cancer, among others. ...
  http://michiganradionews.org/post/interview-high-levels-arsenic-could-be-your-well-water
*  Realgar wine - Wikipedia
Arsenic is a potent poison and a causal factor in urinary bladder, skin, liver and lung cancers. There have been a number of ... Samples of realgar wine have been found to contain 70 to 400 mg of dissolved arsenic compounds per litre (compared to less than ... Consumption of 200 mL of the realgar wine containing 70 mg arsenic compounds per liter resulted in a substantial increase of ... a yellow-orange arsenic sulfide mineral (As4S4). It is traditionally consumed as part of the Dragon Boat Festival at the height ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Realgar_wine
*  Heavy Metals: The Dangers and How To Detox
... arsenic poisoning is no joke.. According to the American Cancer Society, arsenic is a known cancer-causing agent, and difficult ... to avoid since the steel-gray metal that can also be combined with other compounds including carbon is found in water, soil, ... http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/othercarcinogens/intheworkplace/arsenic. *http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2013/10/ ... Arsenic: More than a murder weapon. While arsenic brings to mind murder mysteries and stories - ...
  http://www.xtend-life.com/news-blog/article/blog/2015/08/05/heavy-metals-the-dangers-and-how-to-detox
*  Fossil fuel power station - Wikipedia
The contaminants including the poisons arsenic and lead. Arsenic has been shown to cause skin cancer, bladder cancer and lung ... They found mercury in every fish tested, according to the study by the U.S. Department of the Interior. They found mercury even ... 16, "New Report-Coal Ash Linked To Cancer and Other Maladies; Coal's Waste Is Poisoning Communities in 34 States" Archived 19 ... The study found an additional 39 contaminated U.S. sites and concluded that the problem of coal ash-caused water contamination ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fossil_fuel_power_station
*  Special report: Rural villages in China hit by fluorine poisoning from coal-burning | China Dialogue
Cases of arsenic poisoning linked to coal are mainly found in Guizhou and Shaanxi. The CDC has identified 38,000 cases in ... Arsenic can cause a range of serious health problems in humans, including cancer and diseases of the central nervous system, as ... A study of arsenic poisoning carried out in Shaanxi between 2001 and 2003 found that coal burned in the province contains up to ... Horrified by reports of Chinese "cancer villages", Liu Lican travelled deep into the countryside to find out more. Here, he ...
  https://www.chinadialogue.net/article/show/single/en/7110-Special-report-Rural-villages-in-China-hit-by-fluorine-poisoning-from-coal-burning
*  Arsenic Poisoning May Have Caused to Novelist Jane Austen's Death
Jane Austen may have been poisoned by arsenic, according to historians who have been trying to unravel the mysterious death of ... However, the poisoning could have been accidental because arsenic was found in many materials during the Victorian age, ... In the past, historians have considered Hodgkin's lymphoma, Addison's disease, and stomach cancer as possible causes for the ... Arsenic may have also been found in a tainted water supply.. "I think it's highly likely she was given a medicine containing ...
  https://www.newsmax.com/thewire/jane-austen-arsenic-poisoning-death/2017/03/13/id/778375/
*  Banned World Foods That People Still Eat in the USA (17 pics) - Izismile.com
Arsenic-laced Chicken. Ask someone to name a poison and arsenic will be one of the first things to come to mind. Oddly enough, ... Found in: Pretty much everything we eat, from candy to macaroni and cheese. Health Hazards: Brain cancer, nerve-cell ... Found in: Cereal, gum, butter and meat Health Hazards: Has been linked to cancer ... This chemical is also found in sneaker soles.. Found in: Bread, boxed pasta and baked goods. Health Hazards: Has been linked to ...
  http://izismile.com/2015/04/09/banned_world_foods_that_people_still_eat_in_17_pics.html
*  Living Proof | Page 1 - opinions
I have talked to attorneys ever since I found out what my problem is and no one would help me. I found out I had arsenic poison ... If you research breathing arsenic you will find that now I'm suppose to get all kinds of cancer, but God is in charge and I am ... Poisoned by Arsenic Posted by kevin aubrey on 2 Nov 2012 at 10:37 pm I have been poisoned with Arsenic, and i can get any help ... Arsenic Poisoning Posted by LaDonna Mears on 28 Nov 2012 at 5:46 pm I think that I have had arsenic poisoning. I would like to ...
  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/opinions/89147
*  Joseph Byrne (Holby City) - Wikipedia
An exhumation reveals that Donald did not die of cancer, as Faye insisted, but of arsenic poisoning. Joseph remains suspicious ... Following his brother's death, Joseph returns to work to find Jac on trial for Sam's old position. This reignites their feud, ... after being affected by an unknown poison - where they both reveal their true feelings for each other. Joseph admits that he ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Byrne_(Holby_City)
*  What's in a Cigarette? Hint: It's Not Good | Swedish Medical Center Seattle and Issaquah
Arsenic-used in pesticides and rat poisons Benzene--found in gasoline. * Benzene-found in gasoline ... The smoke that comes from tobacco contains a mixture of more than 7,000 chemicals, including over 60 known to cause cancer ( ... Nicotine-found in bug sprays; one of the harshest chemicals found in tobacco smoke ... You might be surprised to know some of the chemicals that can be found in tobacco smoke:. * Ammonia-used in household cleaners ...
  https://www.swedish.org/classes-and-resources/smoking-cessation/whats-in-a-cigarette
*  Novel molecules to fight cancer resistance
... particularly brain tumors and skin cancers. These substances, ... ... compounds that could make it possible to treat numerous cancers ... Arsenic shows promise as cancer treatment, study finds. July 12, 2010 Miss Marple notwithstanding, arsenic might not be many ... But the notorious poison does have some medical applications. Specifically, a form called arsenic trioxide has been used as a ... Researchers find new molecule to block 'Hedgehog' signaling in cancer, development. January 19, 2009 (PhysOrg.com) -- ...
  https://phys.org/news/2012-02-molecules-cancer-resistance.html
*  Group Founded by U. T. Dallas Scientist Aims to Eliminate Arsenic from Water in Nepal
Arsenic poisoning, or arsenicosis, is also thought to lead to cancer, gangrene and other serious health complications, ... "found villages where numerous people were suffering from arsenic poisoning and nothing was being done to help them." ... Group Founded by U. T. Dallas Scientist. Aims to Eliminate Arsenic from Water in Nepal 'Filters for Families' Working to ... Last January, she founded Filters for Families. To date, funding for the group's efforts has been sporadic, Smith said, coming ...
  http://www.utdallas.edu/news/archive/2005/filters-for-families.html