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Gulf Oil Spill Could Threaten Human Health

Tweet The massive oil slick menacing the Gulf of Mexico and now some barrier islands off the coast of Louisiana could prove devastating to the environment while posing risks to public health, experts say. Some people along the coast are already reporting headaches, nausea, coughing and throat irritation, according to the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), an environmental action group. “There are significant health risks associated with ... Jump to full article >>