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Parkinson's related to toxics exposure
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Anon_48692 posted:
My husband was recently diagnosed with Parkinson's. Some materials we have read indicate Parkinson's may be related to toxics exposure. My husband was a firefighter for 35 years and exposed to many different toxins doing his job. Does anyone have any information regarding firefighter related Parkinson's.
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worn1 responded:
Anon_48692 try the following web site. I usually have problems with getting this part right:
www.firefighterswithparkinsons.net/
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