At-Risk

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Monday

01

February 2010

Concerns on Environmental Health

by At-Risk.org Staff, on affect, chemical, clean, concerns, disinfectants, dispose, environment, environmental health concerns, exposure, harm, health, human beings, paint, tox town, toxic, toxic materials, waste

Environmental health concerns refer to all aspects that affect the relationship between the environment and those who inhabit them (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environmental_health/). The major health concerns include air quality, safety of body art materials such as tattoo ink and permanent body cosmetics such as implants, lead poisoning in children, the effects of climate change on human health and many other aspects of the natural and built environment.…

Sunday

31

January 2010

Tanning

by At-Risk.org Staff, on damage skin, exposed, exposure, health, high, light, melanin, rays, safe, skin, skin cancer, tanning, ultra violet rays, violet rays

More and more people are becoming conscious of how they look and as such tried the wide array of cosmetic products and techniques that the market has to offer. Among important aspects of looks that people are concerned about is the skin tone and shade. It is believed that certain levels of exposure to the sun or ultraviolet rays is capable of producing a beautiful dark shade on the skin,…