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Each New Lung Cancer Case Costs Governments $790,000 A Year – Not To Mention Lives

July 12, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: HealthLabour.

Diesel fumes, silica dust and radon gas—to name three examples of well-known air pollutants in mines— continue to affect thousands of miners across Canada and the world. Too little attention is paid to the health costs and impacts of this reality.   Thanks to the work of organizations such as the Occupational Cancer Research Centre • Read More »