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Dirty Dozen: EWG Reveals List Of Pesticide-Heavy Fruits And Veggies

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 | Permalink

Peaches. Peaches remained in the fourth spot of the “Dirty Dozen” this year. ….. Medical devices developed have caught diseases or health problems earlier. New technology is constantly being developed. As commented below, don’t forget some children with problems come from some parents who drink, do drugs, and/or smoke before …

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Dirty Dozen: EWG Reveals List Of Pesticide-Heavy Fruits And Veggies

Alcoholism not uncommon among surgeons

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 | Permalink

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – About 15 percent of surgeons have alcohol abuse or dependency problems, a rate that is somewhat higher than the rest of the population, according to a new survey. The researchers also found that surgeons who showed signs of alcoholism were 45 percent more likely to admit that they had a major medical error in the past three months. “Surgery is a stressful business. There are people who turn to alcohol to help deal with their stress,” said Dr. Edward Livingston, a professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, who was not involved in the study. …

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Alcoholism not uncommon among surgeons