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“Toxic dump: First-world electronics scrapyard in Ghana puts THOUSANDS at risk of cancer”

“Ghana has become one of the world’s largest dumping grounds for electronic waste, creating a deadly industry that has put thousands at risk. RT’s Ruptly video agency talked to people living in the epicenter of the catastrophe. The electronics scrapyard … Continue reading

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“Using antidepressants while pregnant can increase the risk of autism in newborns – study”

“Pregnant women can add antidepressants to their laundry list of things to avoid during pregnancy. The results of a recent study revealed that babies exposed to the pharmaceutical drug fluoxetine in the womb could develop autistic-like behavior later on. The study, published … Continue reading

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“Google’s entry into the electronic medical records biz has put data of 50 million Americans at risk, whistleblower warns”

“One of the 250 or so people who was hired on by Google and a partner group known as Ascension to build an artificial intelligence (AI)-driven electronic medical records system has publicly come forward as a whistleblower to warn Americans that the … Continue reading

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Birth Control: “Oral contraceptive use INCREASES breast cancer risk by 50 percent”

“There are lots of reasons women might not want to take birth control pills. They can cause all sorts of unpleasant side effects, especially moodiness and weight gain. However, there’s an even better reason to avoid oral contraceptives that you … Continue reading

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“…Scientific American admits that 5G [wireless internet] could devastate public health”

“There’s a growing consensus even among establishment scientists that the introduction of 5G isn’t a good thing for human health… Entitled. “We Have No Reason to Believe 5G is Safe,” the article points to research conducted by Joel M. Moskowitz from … Continue reading

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“Amazon, Microsoft, ‘putting world at risk of killer AI’: study”

“Amazon, Microsoft and Intel are among leading tech companies putting the world at risk through killer robot development, according to a report that surveyed major players from the sector about their stance on lethal autonomous weapons. Dutch NGO Pax ranked … Continue reading

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“Teenagers living in areas with high air pollution are at higher risk of psychosis”

” Air pollution is known to cause respiratory health, but a new study suggests that it can also affect mental health, especially in teenagers. The study, which was published in JAMA Psychiatry, found that teenagers who were exposed to air pollution growing up … Continue reading

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