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For veterans working in US federal prisons, PTSD and government shutdown could be deadly

“In my first deployment, we lost 19 guys, including five of my closest friends,” Sam said. “My company commander was killed in an IED attack. In my second deployment, I lost one of my soldiers to a vehicle [attack], and then a week after we returned home, one of my soldiers committed suicide.” In his… Read More »

Toxic substances found in diapers in France: government agency

PARIS (Reuters) – A variety of potentially toxic substances, including the widely-used weed-killer glyphosate, has been found in babies’ diapers in France, according to a study on Wednesday by the French environment agency ANSES. The study said research had found substances including butylphenyl methylpropional used in beauty products and certain aromatic hydrocarbons as well as… Read More »