Pesticides

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Phipps Cuts Down On Pesticide Use By Turning To Bugs

A lot of people these days are worried about the health effects and risks that chemical pesticides have on the environment.

08/02/2013

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Home Air Quality: Are Americans Suffocating Themselves?

The EPA now considers poor indoor air quality to be a top risk to public health.

06/10/2013

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School In Beechview Facing Another Bed Bug Problem

The Pittsburgh Beechwood PreK-5 school in Beechview will be treated with pesticides on Saturday after school officials found a bed bug on a student recently.

09/07/2012

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Arsenic & Apple Juice Report Rattles Parents

First pediatricians warned us that too much apple juice with its acid and sugar content was putting our kids’ teeth in danger of developing cavities. Now a TV doctor says we should worry about arsenic in their juice boxes! What’s a mother to do?

09/15/2011

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Chemicals In Your Food Making You Fat?

If you try to lose weight and it just doesn’t work, could chemicals in your food be to blame? Some people believe chemical compounds called obesogens could be a major factor in making people fat. […]

KDKA-TV–10/20/2010

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