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FORMER PORTSMOUTH WORKER INSTRUMENTAL IN OBTAINING STUDY FOR PROSTATE CANCER – PARTICIPANTS NEEDED IMMEDIATELY

June 20, 2017

In 2011, Lisa Parker, former worker from the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant, watched in dismay as the levels of her husband, Calvin’s, prostate-specific antigen test (PSA) skyrocketed in three short months.  At just 58 years old, Calvin was diagnosed with an unusually aggressive form of prostate cancer. “I remember the urologist explain that if an… (read more)

EEOICP Advisory Boards Meetings Schedule

June 2, 2017

The Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health (NIOSH Board) will meet from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, June 6. The public is invited to attend via conference call. You can submit a written comment in advance of the meeting to be included in the official meeting record. To do so, send email to… (read more)