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  •  The article I linked to discusses that (4+ / 0-)
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    they really studied it carefully and can't find a link between use of aluminum and the disease. I was impressed that the Alzheimer's Society took it seriously enough to spend the time and money to look at it.

    "The scientific nature of the ordinary man is to go on out and do the best you can." John Prine

    by high uintas on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 07:52:34 PM PST

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    •  I also remember a report from the Canadian... (1+ / 0-)
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      ...Broadcasting Corp. radio via NPR, that detailed health problems of uranium miners that were regularly exposed to aluminum dust, in the mistaken belief that it would protect their lung tissue from things like radon. One thing they mentioned was dementia. But that was from 5 or 6 years back.

      Float like a manhole cover, sting like a sash weight! Clean Coal Is A Clinker!

      by JeffW on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 09:19:21 PM PST

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