Tag Archives: Environmental Health

Shandur Polo Festival 2012 – The Highest Polo ground on Heart of Earth

Every July, the Shandur Pass in northern Pakistan is the setting for a polo festival played to rules eight hundred years old on what is, perhaps,the highest polo ground in the world.(Shandur Polo Festival – July 7 to 9) During the … Continue reading

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Steps Women Can Take To Lower Breast Cancer Risk, Report

More than 230,000 new cases of breast cancer expected to be diagnosed in the United States in 2011, many wonder about the role that environmental exposures may be playing. Written by Catharine Paddock PhD A new Institute of Medicine (IOM) … Continue reading

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