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Monday

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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.…

Wednesday

27

January 2010

Self Defense

by At-Risk.org Staff, on actions, armed, attack, attacker, defend, defense, defense mechanism, effect, harm, legal, personal, protect, risk, self defense, situations, technique

There are situations where one needs to protect him or herself from getting physically harmed. These include when the presence, intentions and actions of another person or other persons put you in danger of having your body harmed or your property or even another person for whom you take responsibility. This protection is called self defense. In the law, there is a provision for self defense since the authorities charged…