• Probably the Greatest Lethal Burden We Each Unwittingly Carry

    Most of the chemicals listed by CDC have already been found to bring about various deleterious effects on humans, while the toxicity of many others is still being investigated. The consequences may either be long term or short term, depending on the harmfulness of the contaminant and the level of exposure. The possible risks include nerve damage, cancers, damage to kidneys, lungs and liver, infertility, obesity and diabetes to name but a few.