B.C. Sour Gas Rules Leave School Kids in Danger

An article by Vancouver Sun columnist, Stephen Hume, is reporting that children can suffer DNA damage and illness from leaking sour gas several kilometres away, yet B.C. allows wells within 150 metres of schools.

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By |September 19th, 2014|Air Pollution, Genetics|0 Comments

Human exposure to urban air pollution may trigger toxic responses in brain cells and impact neurodegenerative disease pathways

Dr. Michelle Block and her team at VCU are on a mission to define the impact of air pollution on the brain and central nervous system.  In several peer-reviewed, published reports, Block and her colleagues have demonstrated that exposure to a diverse source of urban air pollution can trigger toxic microglial responses and impact neurodegenerative […]

By |September 4th, 2014|Air Pollution, Neurology|0 Comments