Aug 062019
 

By Gerald

A new study has come out determining that firefighters diagnosis of PTSD is far less of a risk than any other workers and questions why firefighters have been provided presumptive status for PTSD. Firefighters also have a far less chance of contacting cancer, heart attacks than other workers who are exposed on a daily basis to known carcinogens and the incidents of heart attacks. White collar workers and shift workers have a far higher risk of CVD than do firefighters or first responders. Lately, class action law suits involving “Roundup” has resulted in Bayer having to potentially have to pay out billions of dollars to settle thousands of law suits that have been heard by the courts and other claims pending. Roundup has been speculated to cause numerous medical conditions due to the use of glyphosates and the additives which has entered our food chain with a bigger effect on children due to consumption of cereals that have been used to treat crops. The toxicity of glyphosates are controversial as there is a divided opinion among experts as to whether they are safe.

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