Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds

Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminants Contaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, according to a new study from scientists with the Environmental Working Group. Most of the cancer risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and radioactive contaminants, according to the database for that purpose. In Washington DC, for example, regulators detected 10 contaminants at levels that exceeded health guidelines, which are recommendations rather than requirements. Most are associated with cancer.

This Guy Came Up With A Plan To Turn Any Backyard Into A Beach

Here’s a bit of good news — you can have your very own personal beach right in your backyard. Founder of the Zydeco Construction company, Eric White builds private oases that look stunning, like they came from the pages of an exotic travel guide. Zydeco Construction | Zydeco Construction Zydeco Construction White According to Image credits: Zydeco Construction Eric White Europeans practically melting under the blazing sun. From London to Paris, everyone’s health is in danger and people have been asking. What. In. The. World. Is. Going. On. suggests that you stay inside during the hottest hours of the day, stay well hydrated (avoid alcohol and drink plenty of water), and refresh yourself by splashing yourself with water. But avoid …