Navigation Links
As Another Nine C8 Lawsuits Are Filed, Wright & Schulte Continues to Investigate Cancers allegedly associated with C8 Tainted Water in Ohio and W. Virginia
Date:11/3/2013

aim against DuPont. To learn more about C8 lawsuits, please call 1-888-399-0795, or visit http://www.yourlegalhelp.com. You can also follow all the C8 lawsuit news on our C8 Facebook Page

C8, a chemical used to make Teflon, was manufactured at the DuPont Washington Works facility in Parkersburg, Virginia. In 2005, DuPont reached a settlement in a C8 class action lawsuit, which was filed on behalf of 70,000 people who lived and worked in the vicinity of the DuPont Washington Works plant. Following the C8 Class Action lawsuit, the Wood County Circuit Court appointed the C8 Science Panel to investigate the amount of C8 exposure and possible health links. The C8 Science Panel looked at a number of studies, including one that involved 32,000 people who were interviewed between 2009 and 2011. Using records of past emissions from the DuPont plant and the residential history of study subjects, the Panel estimated the level of C8 in the blood of the subjects over time before cancer occurred. The panel found as C8 levels increased, the rate of kidney cancer was 20 to 60 percent higher compared to those with the lowest level of exposure. (Leach v. E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., No. 01-C-608 (W. Va. Cir. Ct.)) [c8sciencepanel.org/index.html, October 2012]

In addition to kidney cancer, the C8 Science Panel concluded in October 2012 that there were probable links between exposure to C8 contaminated drinking water and several other illnesses, including:

  •         Thyroid disease
  •         Testicular cancer
  • &nb
    '/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Best Cabinet Grow Box Manufacturer, SuperCloset, Achieves Another Transactional Milestone
2. X-ES Introduces Another Industry-Leading 3U VPX VITA 62 Power Supply
3. Medorizon Completes Another Meaningful Use Project with Local Physician Practice
4. Aphasia and bilingualism: Using one language to relearn another
5. Pradaxa Bleeding Lawsuits Help: Resource4thePeople Reports another Medical Research Study Finds Increased Bleeding Risks
6. SizeItUp Adds another Brand to Its Catalog: The Avenue!
7. In Another Recent Display of Cyber Politics, SEA Hackers Take on The Washington Post and Others
8. Another First for Independent Financial Concepts Group and the Insurance Industry
9. H&HN Takes Home Another ‘Magazine of the Year’ Award
10. Zac Brown Band Tickets Hollywood Bowl Tickets: Zac Brown Has Added Another Concert Date at the Hollywood Bowl on October 25th
11. The Memorial Garden at Cherry Hills Community Church Announces Wall of Remembrance as Another Option to Remember Loved Ones
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/22/2014)... 2014 PreDiabetes Centers , a ... with companies to help employees learn their risk for ... as part of a collaboration with the American Diabetes ... , PreDiabetes Centers Medical Director Alan Hopkins, MD, ... Austin on Tuesday, October 21st to discuss the epidemic ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter ... have known that bacterial pneumonia can raise your risk of ... actually invade and kill heart cells, increasing the chances of ... scientists report. In mice, monkeys and human heart ... the bacteria, and they tried a vaccine that might one ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... 2014 At the 10th Clinton ... Nutrition Partnership (SNP) announced the successful launch of ... Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Program for Women. The announcement ... mitigate their risk of heart disease through a ... plan for addressing significant global challenges made by ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... 2014 TweetMyJobs, a global ... today an agreement with HealthcareSource, the leading ... healthcare industry. The agreement gives HealthcareSource clients ... recruiting solutions directly from within HealthcareSource Position ... healthcare organizations. The partnership provides TweetMyJobs additional ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... MAINE AND BOSTON -- In a collaboration that ... advance cancer research and patient care and accelerate ... Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have established ... institutions, presidents announced today. , A recently signed ... Center to establish a comprehensive relationship in the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:PreDiabetes Centers to Offer Diabetes Screening at Several Companies Around Austin 2Health News:PreDiabetes Centers to Offer Diabetes Screening at Several Companies Around Austin 3Health News:Scientists Spot How Bacterial Pneumonia Damages the Heart 2Health News:Scientists Spot How Bacterial Pneumonia Damages the Heart 3Health News:At 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, Seafood Nutrition Partnership Announces Pilot Program to Reduce Women’s Heart Disease Risks 2Health News:At 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, Seafood Nutrition Partnership Announces Pilot Program to Reduce Women’s Heart Disease Risks 3Health News:At 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, Seafood Nutrition Partnership Announces Pilot Program to Reduce Women’s Heart Disease Risks 4Health News:TweetMyJobs and HealthcareSource Partner To Provide Social Recruiting Solutions to Healthcare Organizations 2Health News:TweetMyJobs and HealthcareSource Partner To Provide Social Recruiting Solutions to Healthcare Organizations 3Health News:TweetMyJobs and HealthcareSource Partner To Provide Social Recruiting Solutions to Healthcare Organizations 4Health News:The Jackson Laboratory and BIDMC announce multifaceted affiliation 2Health News:The Jackson Laboratory and BIDMC announce multifaceted affiliation 3
... could help prevent complications for pregnant women with the ... the 20th week of pregnancy and is characterized by ... the urine. In severe cases it can lead to ... the mother to suffer a series of potentially fatal ...
... embryo transfer instead of a double embryo transfer during ... births without substantially lowering live births, // according to ... than 36 and compared the two approaches of in ... at least one live birth and rates of multiple ...
... nearly 15 million people worldwide. Problems with a ... sneezing, laughing, or lifting heavy objects. Austrian researchers ... with their own stem cells, which they say ... involves removing stem cells from a patient's arm, ...
... that stem cell therapy is effective in treating pigs ... cells from one pig's bone marrow and injecting them ... heart's function to its original condition. ,Researchers studied ... and half of them received therapy. They found injecting ...
... According to a recent study researchers say autistic boys with ... suffering from a language-related disorder known as Specific Language Impairment ... specialists better understand autism and how to choose the best ... MRI scans to look at Broca’s area -- a key ...
... new study the healthiest environment for your child at bedtime ... at night may put children at risk for leukemia.// ... night workers and an increased risk for breast cancer, further ... factor for leukemia. ,Researchers have determined that light at ...
Cached Medicine News:
(Date:9/22/2014)... , Sept. 22, 2014  AbbVie (NYSE: ... clinical studies evaluating potential new medicines in the ... upcoming 2014 European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) ... Spain . Data being presented include results ... and efficacy of veliparib (ABT-888), a poly (adenosine ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... BRIDGEWATER, N.J. , Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... focused on developing and commercializing therapeutic products for ... disease, today is pleased to announce that TUV-SUD ... the Netherlands (MEB) has granted its ... catheter lock solution.  Neutrolin was initially approved in ...
(Date:9/22/2014)... and NEW YORK , ... (OTCBB: ACCP), has signed an exclusive, global license ... development and commercialization of its proprietary plasma fractionation ... management team and its intention to strategically refocus ... and its plans to pursue a national listing ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:AbbVie to Present Clinical Study Data on Potential New Oncology Medicines at the 2014 European Society of Medical Oncology Annual Meeting 2AbbVie to Present Clinical Study Data on Potential New Oncology Medicines at the 2014 European Society of Medical Oncology Annual Meeting 3AbbVie to Present Clinical Study Data on Potential New Oncology Medicines at the 2014 European Society of Medical Oncology Annual Meeting 4Neutrolin Label Expansion Approved for the European Union 2Neutrolin Label Expansion Approved for the European Union 3Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Exclusive Global Plasma Therapeutics License, New Management And New Corporate Name 2Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Exclusive Global Plasma Therapeutics License, New Management And New Corporate Name 3Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Exclusive Global Plasma Therapeutics License, New Management And New Corporate Name 4Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Exclusive Global Plasma Therapeutics License, New Management And New Corporate Name 5Access Pharmaceuticals Announces Exclusive Global Plasma Therapeutics License, New Management And New Corporate Name 6
... SILVER SPRING, Md., March 25, 2011 The U.S. Food ... patients with late-stage (metastatic) melanoma, the most dangerous type ... ) Melanoma is the leading cause ... cases of melanoma were diagnosed in the United States ...
... CoreLab Partners, Inc , the global entity resulting ... is set to attend and actively participate in several ... two weeks. "The legacy of our organization ... physicians, scientists and operational personnel have provided to the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FDA Approves New Treatment for a Type of Late-Stage Skin Cancer 2FDA Approves New Treatment for a Type of Late-Stage Skin Cancer 3CoreLab Partners Collaborates at Worldwide Industry Conferences 2
... for catheter or instrument introduction. The ... be peeled away and removed. The ... instrument to be introduced should be ... the sheath. Supplied sterile in peel-open ...
Used for antegrade placement of a safety wire guide prior to endourological procedures. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used to establish a percutaneous tract into the renal pelvis for catheter placement or stone manipulation. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended for one-time use....
Used when establishing a percutaneous tract for nephrostomy drainage. The guide has a stiff shaft and a gradual transition to a very flexible distal tip. Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Inten...
Medicine Products: