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What Are Carcinogens?

There are a number of items throughout the world that are known, or suspected, to cause cancer. These items are cause carcinogens and can be nearly anything. Carcinogen, as a term, can refer to any ..
(January 13, 2009)
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Uses of Asbestos

Throughout time, asbestos has been used in a variety of contexts. The fiber was originally used by the Greeks who loved it as a fire-proof table cloth that could be tossed in the fire for cleaning ..
(January 13, 2009)
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Asbestos Exposure at Ground Zero

In September 2001, terrorists attacked the World Trade Center's Twin Towers in New York City. At the end, thousands of lives were lost when the towers collapsed rapidly. When the towers collapsed, ..
(January 13, 2009)
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Non Disclosure For Child Related Crimes

There are certain crimes that are more harshly punished because of their implications. Often, these are crimes that revolve around children. However, some of these crimes do not cause any damage or ..
(December 17, 2008)
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 | Legal/Criminal-Law | Visitors: 440

What Are Whistleblowers?

A whistleblower is a person who alleges misconduct of a company. The biggest question when dealing with a whistleblower is the issue of reprisal. The misconduct reported or alleged can be classified ..
(December 18, 2008)
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The Civil Rights Movement and Employment

The Civil Rights Movement of 1950s and the 1960s completely reshaped the United States of America. Leaders like Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcom X helped pave the way for the future by catalyzing ..
(December 18, 2008)
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Sports Injuries

Sports injuries are a major concern for all sports teams. No team wants any of its players to be injured. The team will suffer because its talent will not be able to play and contribute to the team's .
(December 18, 2008)
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The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

To show potential patients that they meet certain standards, doctors and patients choose to get certified. Facial surgeons who want to get certified have to get certified by the American Board of ..
(December 04, 2008)
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 | Womens-Interests/Cosmetic-Surgery | Visitors: 220

Liposuction - The Risk

It's time for the holidays and you may be thinking about those extra pounds you've put on this fall and will put on with your holiday feasting. Some people look to diets and increased exercise to ..
(December 08, 2008)
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Plastic Surgeries Gone Wrong

Beauty has always been important for many human societies throughout history. People have always wanted to look beautiful and to come across as attractive. To meet this of theirs, people devised a ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Picking a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program

If you have ever wanted to go to business school, now's your chance. Many analysts believe that one of the best ways to wait out a recession is to go back to school. Graduate school can be a safe ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Chocolate - Satisfying Delights

To some people, art and music are the most beautiful and pleasing things on the planet.  To others TV and video games can fill that void, others love shopping.  However, for me the most satisfying ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Using Butterscotch in Your Cooking

Perhaps you were once like me, a person who feared using butterscotch in your kitchen. Butterscotch is one of those ingredients that are rather over powering and only go with a few things, in small ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Christmas Sweets

Merry Christmas! Happy Holidays! Come one, come all! Yes, it is the cooking season, I mean holiday season, so get ready to get your money's worth out of your kitchen this Christmas with cooking your ..
(December 10, 2008)
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Tea - The Miracle Drink

In a coffee drinking society, one of the oldest drinks is often times forgotten. Tea has long been used as a medicine as well as just a drink to calm oneself from a busy day. However, there are many ..
(December 15, 2008)
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Some 2008 World Asbestos Statistics

Asbestos is deadly chemical, and it is still used in the United States. Although the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency has successfully done its part to reduce asbestos use and consumption, the ..
(December 16, 2008)
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Potential Pitfalls of the Office Holiday Party

It is certainly true that a workplace should be a professional and productive environment, employers should not lose sight of the fact that their workers are humans who cannot be in “work mode" .
(December 16, 2008)
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Bicycle Accidents

Accidents can occur at anytime, anywhere.   Car accidents, pedestrian accidents, cooking accidents, sports accidents, electric accidents-dangers lie everywhere intrinsically.   As a result, people ..
(December 14, 2008)
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Being Safe on Your Bicycle

Bicycles are a great source of fun and are a healthy and green means of transportation. They are incredibly useful, but can also be dangerous. There are a lot of different ways that you can be ..
(December 16, 2008)
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Health Insurance and Divorce

One of the most stressful times in your life can be during a divorce.  The emotional strain of this traumatic event can also damage your health. This is why it is also an important time to keep your .
(December 08, 2008)
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What Are Senior Settlements?

The recession is hitting us all hard.  However, in economic downfall in which prices are rising and the markets plunge, senior citizens are one group that feels the downturn almost immediately.  If .
(December 09, 2008)
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When Does Horseplay Become Harassment?

Many offices encourage an open state of communication among their employees. Because there is such a state of openness, many coworkers actually become friends. Many people talk to their friends and ..
(December 08, 2008)
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Information on Non Disclosure

An order of non disclosure can be a very useful thing. It is very much like expungement, but has some small differences. Unlike with expungement, an order of non disclosure will not completely seal ..
(December 08, 2008)
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Mental Illness in the Workplace

The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that about 26.2% of Americans over the age of 18 suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year. Given this, it is all but inevitable ..
(December 08, 2008)
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Definitions of Rape

Rape is a very strange term. Most of us would think that rape is one of the most easily definable crimes that a person can commit. However, this is not the case. Rape is a legal term that has a ..
(December 09, 2008)
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