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Oil Spill and Dispersant Effects on Humans: The Jury is Still Out

Jul 6th, 2010 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Lifestyle, Health & Fitness

Health and Human Services Secretary, Kathleen Sebelius, requested a review by medical researchers on the potential health effects of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, the worst in the history of the United States.  The group, organized by the Institute of Medicine (independent group chartered by Congress) met last week in New Orleans.  The meeting [...]