The Time for Environmental Medicine is NOW!

September 2008
Alternative Medicine Review;Sep2008, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p190
Academic Journal
The author focuses on the importance of environmental medicine. He notes that the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency has contended that its trailers are safe and require no air-quality testing despite a 2006 report that a FEMA trailer on the Gulf Coast has exceeded the elevated levels of formaldehyde established by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). He adds that the trailers are scheduled to be vacated by the start of 2009 yet the damage has been done. He emphasizes the impact that the environment can place on an individual.


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