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You’re Consuming More Drugs Than You Know

Pharmaceuticals are polluting more than one-quarter of our rivers.

ONE-QUARTER OF THE WORLD’S RIVERS. That’s the proportion laced with potentially toxic levels of pharmaceuticals. Today we take a quick look at the of the Global Monitoring of Pharmaceuticals Project, led by the University of York (United Kingdom).




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Michael Hunter MD

Michael Hunter MD

I have degrees from Harvard, Yale, and Penn. I am a radiation oncologist in the Seattle area. You may find me regularly posting at

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