Disease Detectives B/C

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Knyte_Xjn » June 21st, 2018, 4:39 pm

Since environmental quality will be the next topic:

At what AQI does the EPA start considereing particulate matter unhealthy for sensitive groups?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Birdmusic » June 21st, 2018, 5:45 pm

Since environmental quality will be the next topic:

At what AQI does the EPA start considereing particulate matter unhealthy for sensitive groups?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Knyte_Xjn » June 21st, 2018, 9:01 pm

Since environmental quality will be the next topic:

At what AQI does the EPA start considereing particulate matter unhealthy for sensitive groups?
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Which groups of people are at greater risk from particle pollution(e.g. more likely to manifest health problems)?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » June 22nd, 2018, 12:45 pm

Which groups of people are at greater risk from particle pollution(e.g. more likely to manifest health problems)?
The young, old, and those with immune problems?

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Knyte_Xjn » June 22nd, 2018, 6:36 pm

Which groups of people are at greater risk from particle pollution(e.g. more likely to manifest health problems)?
The young, old, and those with immune problems?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » June 23rd, 2018, 2:16 pm

Cool, I haven't studied for this yet :P

What type of agent is ringworm caused by?

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Knyte_Xjn » June 23rd, 2018, 3:22 pm

Cool, I haven't studied for this yet :P

What type of agent is ringworm caused by?
Ringworm is caused by fungi, specifically trichophyton, microsporum, and epidermophyton.
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » June 24th, 2018, 9:17 pm

Cool, I haven't studied for this yet :P

What type of agent is ringworm caused by?
Ringworm is caused by fungi, specifically trichophyton, microsporum, and epidermophyton.
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Knyte_Xjn » June 27th, 2018, 7:30 pm

Cool, I haven't studied for this yet :P

What type of agent is ringworm caused by?
Ringworm is caused by fungi, specifically trichophyton, microsporum, and epidermophyton.
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Sorry for the late response! How do lead and copper enter drinking water, and what health problems can they lead to?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby jimmy-bond » June 27th, 2018, 11:06 pm

Sorry for the late response! How do lead and copper enter drinking water, and what health problems can they lead to?
Both enter drinking water when pipes made of the metals corrode and the element gets dissolved in the water. Although they can lead to symptoms such as abdominal pains and reduced sperm count, poisoning typically results in mental issues such as insomnia, depression, learning difficulties in small children, and more.
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