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Researcher says flu responders can learn from 1918 epidemic
...teel. "At the time, Bethlehem Steel produced more munitions
than Great Britain and France combined, and the plant could not afford to shut down for illness," Higgins said. "At the height of the epidemic, the federal, state, and local governments came together with the company to invest in a makeshift emerge...
Sandia completes depleted uranium study
....S. veterans in vehicles accidentally struck by DU munitions
are predicted to have inhaled sufficient quantities of DU particulate to incur any significant health risk. For these individuals, DU-related risks include the possibility of temporary kidney damage and about a 1 percent chance of fatal cancer. Seve...