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Alternatives to Animal Testing

health  research  science  environment  laboratory  iccvam  alternatives to animal testing  animal welfare 

Alternative test methods are test methods that reduce, refine, or replace animal use in research and testing.

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Agricultural Health

chemicals  health  research  science  environment  families  farmers  agricultural  pesticides  farms 

Agricultural health is the study of environmental, occupational, dietary, and genetic factors on the health of farmers, farm families, pesticide applicators, and others who work with and are exposed to agricultural chemicals.

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The NHALES Study: Natural History of Asthma with Longitudinal Environmental Sampling

health  research  science  asthma  environment  north carolina  clinical  study  patient  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  RTP  NHALES Study 

The goal of the NHALES Study is to help scientists understand how bacteria and other factors in the environment affect people who have moderate to severe asthma.

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Kids-Pollution

carbon monoxide  health  asthma  kids  environment  water  radon  EMF  x-rays  environmental exposures  ozone  arsenic  mercury  environmental health  pollution  lead poisoning  nature  MRI  quotations 

Educational information for kids about pollution is presented by NIEHS.

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The Role of TGF-Beta in Asthmatic Epithelial Cell Susceptibility to RSV Infection

health  research  science  asthma  environment  north carolina  clinical  study  patient  tgf-beta  rsv infection  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  Durham  Raleigh  RTP 

Asthma patients seem to be more prone to viral infections, and NIEHS scientists believe that the cells that line these patients' airways, cause this result by overproducing TGF-beta1, a protein that promotes viral growth.

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Kids-Science Experiments

education  science  kids  weather  scientists  sunscreen  experiments 

Science experiments for kids to enjoy!

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Harmful Algal Blooms

health  research  science  environment  eating  weather  swimming  algal  agents  water  liver  temperature  Health Topics  breathing  harmful Algal Blooms  HAB  algae  fish  runoff  fertilizer 

A harmful algal bloom (HAB) occurs when toxin-producing algae grow excessively in a body of water. Algae are microscopic organisms that live in aquatic environments and use photosynthesis to produce energy from sunlight, just like plants. The excessive algal growth, or algal bloom, becomes visible to the naked eye and can be green, blue-green, red, or brown, depending on the type of algae.

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Breast Cancer

health  science  environment  cells  breast cancer  American Cancer Society 

Approximately 246,000 women in the United States, or 1 in 8, are diagnosed with breast cancer each year.

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Kids-Be a Scientist

science  kids  environment  games  scientists  activites  frogs 

Kids can learn how to be a scientist with the activities and stories provided.

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Hydraulic Fracturing & Health

health  science  environment  Air Quality  water quality  fracturing  hydraulic fracturing  natural gas  drill 

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a method used to extract natural gas and oil from deep rock formations known as shale. Using this method, drilling operators force water, sand, and a mix of chemicals into horizontally drilled wells, causing the shale to crack and release natural gas or oil.

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