For Camp Lejeune Victims Exposed to Toxic Water, a New Law Promises Compensation —and Closure
Many of Ann Johnson’s life milestones were marked at Camp Lejeune, a sprawling U.S. Marine Corps base camp on the North Carolina coast. She moved to the base in 1982, when her stepfather was stationed there. In 1983, she graduated from Camp Lejeune High School. In 1984, she got married and, at the age of 18, gave birth to her first child at the on-base hospital. Johnson had a difficult pregnancy, gaining 120 pounds due to a complication that leads to excess amniotic fluid. In retrospect, she says, this was the first sign that something was wrong. Then, on the day her daughter, Jacquetta, was born, she didn’t cr...
Source: TIME: Health - November 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Balanced Crystalloid Fluids Surpass Saline for Kidney Transplant Balanced Crystalloid Fluids Surpass Saline for Kidney Transplant
Low chloride, balanced-crystalloid IV fluid led to significantly fewer delayed graft function events compared with saline in a multicenter trial of patients getting a deceased-donor kidney transplant.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - November 16, 2022 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Effect of the current on the fire characteristics of overloaded polyvinyl chloride copper wires - Li Z, Lin Q, Li Y, Lyu H, Wang H, Sun J.
In this study, the fire behavior variation of unenergized polyvinyl chloride (PVC) copper wires subjected to overload with different currents was investigated by a cone calorimeter. Overload currents were selected from 1 times safe-rated current (I(e)) to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Enhanced effectiveness of silver diamine fluoride application with light curing on natural dentin carious lesions: an in vitro study
In conclusion, shortened application time with ligh t curing enhanced SDF remineralization similarly to the conventional method. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 10, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Mouthwash with 'cetylpyridinium chloride' could 'kill' Covid in 'minutes' - do you use it?
The research makes a strong case for adding it to your dental regime this winter. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Long-term impacts of impervious surface cover change and roadway deicing agent application on chloride concentrations in exurban and suburban watersheds - Rossi ML, Kremer P, Cravotta CA, Scheirer KE, Goldsmith ST.
Roadway deicing agents, including rock salt and brine containing NaCl, have had a profound impact on the water quality and aquatic health of rivers and streams in urbanized areas with temperate climates. Yet, few studies evaluate impacts to watersheds char... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 22, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Camp Lejeune Veterans Win Justice
On Wednesday, Aug. 10, President Joe Biden signed the comprehensive Honoring Our PACT Act of 2022 into law, allowing military veterans and families harmed by contaminated water at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune to file lawsuits against the federal government. The Camp Lejeune Justice Act of 2022, which focuses on four decades of water contamination, is just one part of the much broader PACT Act, which expands access to health care and disability benefits for veterans harmed by toxic exposures around the world. Biden lauded the bipartisan support for the PACT Act at the signing. “There are a lot of issues we can...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - August 10, 2022 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Chris Elkins Tags: Veterans Source Type: news

8/10 --A Switch to Salt Substitute Could Slash Your Heart Risks
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10, 2022 -- Swapping salt out for the salt substitute potassium chloride lowers blood pressure, and thereby the risk of heart attack, stroke and cardiovascular disease, a new analysis finds. " It ' s in processed and prepared foods... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - August 8, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Potassium Chloride in Lactated Ringer's and 5% Dextrose Injection (Potassium Chloride in Lactated Ringer's and 5% Dextrose Injection) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 26, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

ammonium chloride
Title: ammonium chlorideCategory: MedicationsCreated: 7/26/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/26/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Medications General)
Source: MedicineNet Medications General - July 26, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Nuromax (Doxacurium Chloride) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 18, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Micro-K for Liquid Suspension (Potassium Chloride Extended Release Formulation for Liquid Suspension) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - July 14, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Experimental study on fire risk assessment of windows by material (II) - 이, 김, 진, 권.
In this study, the fire safety standards for windows in Korea, the United States, and Japan were compared to prevent fire expansion through exterior wall openings. Experiments on polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and aluminum window frames widely used in Korea were... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

GaviLyte-G (PEG-3350, sodium sulfate, sodium bicarbonate, sodium chloride and potassium chloride) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 9, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

ATNAA (Atropine and Pralidoxime Chloride Injection ) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - June 1, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news