Anxiety and depression following cumulative low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides Virginia Harrison Sarah Mackenzie Ross UCL – 1st September 2016

Previous research suggests that individuals with a prior history of pesticide poisoning are at increased risk of psychiatric disorder (Freire and Koifman, 2013), but findings regarding the impact of cumulative low-level exposure are inconsistent. The aim of the current study was to investigate whether sheep farmers with a history of low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides…

Airline cover-up: Toxic oil from jet engines poisoning passengers and crew for decades – Natural Health 365 – 1st September 2016

Aerotoxic syndrome, the term for the illness caused by exposure to contaminated air in jet aircraft, is ruining careers and claiming lives, causing the illness, permanent disability and even death of airline employees and passengers. Yet the issue is minimized, swept under the rug and largely ignored by corporate giants Boeing and Airbus, with those…