Month: June 2015

prion disease and TSE

Infectious Waste Fueling Epidemic Alzheimer’s disease is the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. People living near the Baltic Sea have some of the highest rates of the disease. Iceland also deserves a closer look for clues. About 45 million people already have Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. It’s vastly undiagnosed and misdiagnosed. Doctors are withholding millions […]

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valley fever

Sewage Mismanagement Compounding Epidemic What happens when people and animals are exposed to infectious waste? High winds in dry places such as Arizona and California have become toxic events thanks to the reckless practice of dumping sewage sludge on land. These powerful dust storms now carry lethal doses of pathogens, which are swept away after being […]

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prion disease and TSE

Infectious Waste Fueling Wildlife Disease Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is ravaging wildlife in many regions across North America. It’s part of a larger epidemic of neurological disease that is killing millions of people, wildlife and livestock around the world. The diseases are part of an incurable spectrum disease called transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE). The operative word is […]

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