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Surprising findings reported about iron overload
... by Barton and Acton at an Alabama forest products mill
detected the disorder in 0.39 percent of all white participants, and 0.53 percent of white men. Acton and Barton said they hope that results of the study will prompt more primary care physicians to consider hemochromatosis and iron overload as a dia...
Pulp mill devastates swans' sanctuary in Chile
A recently opened pulp mill
in Chile has devastated one of South America's most biologically outstanding wetlands, decimating its famed population of black-necked swans, along with most other bird life, a WWF-led team of investigators said Monday. "What was probably the large...
Dinosaurs -- stones did not help with digestion
... have shown that this cannot at least be a gastric mill
such as birds, today's relatives of the dinosaurs ...tons, we don't think they are remains of a gastric mill
such as occurs in birds,' Dr. Sander comments. In that kind of gastric mill
the stones would have be...