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Female Firefighters Face Higher Exposure to Carcinogens

News Picture: Female Firefighters Face Higher Exposure to Carcinogens

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Female firefighters are exposed to chemicals that may be linked with breast and other types of cancer, researchers say. Compared to women working in offices, female firefighters in San Francisco are exposed to higher levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). These chemicals …

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