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Daily Mail
This mother smoked from from a BONG while breastfeeding her babyStudies have also suggested that inhaling secondhand marijuana smoke can damage
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Studies have also suggested that inhaling secondhand marijuana smoke can damage a person's heart and blood vessels. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment also discourages the practice, writing in a guide: 'THC in marijuana... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Health Briefs: Memorial Regional Health Chooses Construction Management Contractorof a unique partnership between Cactus, a Denver-based advertising agency, and
Craig Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
of a unique partnership between Cactus, a Denver-based advertising agency, and the Office of Suicide Prevention at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Opioid use in women data available The Office on Women's Health has... Read more
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CBS Denver
Dangerous Levels Of Bacteria Shut Down Boulder Reservoirwhen we know our kids have their whole week planned around water sports and swi
CBS Denver / Posted 6 days ago
when we know our kids have their whole week planned around water sports and swimming in the reservoir,” she said. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment requires natural swim areas like the one at Boulder Reservoir be tested... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Logan County Commissioners pledge help to small towns at Peetz meetingwork to bring its wastewater treatment facility up to new standards set by the
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
work to bring its wastewater treatment facility up to new standards set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Town Clerk Dawn Fiscus said she has submitted the town's application... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Community Advisory Group meeting to discuss Cotter Corp. mapscurrently available maps are appropriate for the site team's needs," Warren Smi
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
currently available maps are appropriate for the site team's needs," Warren Smith, Community Involvement Manager for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told the Cañon City Daily Record. The Fremont County Assessor's Office... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Getting under your skin: Mosquitos may leave behind an itch, serious heath problemsdevelop severe disease called West Nile encephalitis or West Nile meningitis,"
Craig Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
develop severe disease called West Nile encephalitis or West Nile meningitis," Smilanich said. According to data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Rio Blanco County recorded two cases in 2016. That same year, there... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Ozone action alert issued; See how ozone affects youDenver 3 p.m. July 13, 2017. Photo credit: Colorado Department of Public Health
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 11 days ago
Denver 3 p.m. July 13, 2017. Photo credit: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Denver 3 p.m. July 13, 2017. Photo credit: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment DENVER — The Colorado Health Department and Regional Air... Read more
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CBS Denver
Refuge Would Allow Visitors On Rocky Flats Site, But 'Donut Hole' To Remain RestrictedCentral Operable Unit is not suitable for any use, because they are still treat
CBS Denver / Posted 12 days ago
Central Operable Unit is not suitable for any use, because they are still treating it,” said Lindsay Masters of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. “They want to protect those systems.” Rocky Flats underwent a $7... Read more
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CBS Denver
Confidentiality Agreements Broken In Attempt To Warn About Rocky Flatsdidn’t stop there. It would take samples into labs for further analysis. Carl
CBS Denver / Posted 13 days ago
didn’t stop there. It would take samples into labs for further analysis. Carl Spreng has overseen Rocky Flats for the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment for 25 years. He stands by years of tests that have shown the area is... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Commissioners appoint three to trauma advisory councilwithin the region by insuring representation to the State Emergency Medical Tra
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 13 days ago
within the region by insuring representation to the State Emergency Medical Trauma Advisory Council (SEMTAC) and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). This increases the information pipeline for the region and... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail Valley under smoke warning, Gutzler fire grows to 850 acresshifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corri
Vail Daily / Posted 17 days ago
shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corridor and the Vail Valley. That prompted the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to issue an air-quality health advisory due to wildfire smoke in Eagle,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Gutzler Fire near Kremmling, Upper Colorado River grows to 850 acresshifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corri
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corridor and the Vail Valley. That prompted the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to issue an air-quality health advisory due to wildfire smoke in Eagle,... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Vail Valley under smoke warning, Gutzler fire grows to 850 acreswind shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 18 days ago
wind shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corridor and the valley. That prompted the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to issue an air-quality health advisory due to wildfire smoke in Eagle,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Vail Valley under smoke warning, Gutzler fire grows to 850 acreswind shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70
The Aspen Times / Posted 19 days ago
wind shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corridor and the valley. That prompted the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to issue an air-quality health advisory due to wildfire smoke in Eagle,... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Vail Valley under smoke warning, Gutzler fire grows to 850 acreswind shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70
Summit Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
wind shifted Tuesday afternoon, the smoke began blowing into the Interstate 70 corridor and the valley. That prompted the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to issue an air-quality health advisory due to wildfire smoke in Eagle,... Read more
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Business Wire
The Klein Law Firm Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Possible Violations of Federal Securities Laws by PDC Energy, Inc.June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency a
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging violations... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Four wildfires across Colorado continue to blazemore than 300, according to a state website that tracks Colorado fires. The sm
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
more than 300, according to a state website that tracks Colorado fires. The smoke was so extreme in some places that the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment issued a health advisory Tuesday, urging residents of surrounding... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Report: 10 patients got life-ending drugs under Colorado’s new lawstill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
The Aspen Times / Posted 19 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Locals urged to avoid bitesagainst the West Nile virus. Colorado's first 2017 case of West Nile virus has
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
against the West Nile virus. Colorado's first 2017 case of West Nile virus has been recorded in Jefferson County, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reported on Friday, and West Nile virus-bearing mosquitoes have been... Read more
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Summit Daily News
10 patients got life-ending drugs in Colorado under new lawstill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
Summit Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
10 patients have received life-ending drugs under a new law in Coloradostill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
Greeley Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado, local officials urge: Take precautions to avoid mosquito-borne West Nile virusagainst the West Nile virus. Colorado's first 2017 case of West Nile virus has
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 19 days ago
against the West Nile virus. Colorado's first 2017 case of West Nile virus has been recorded in Jefferson County, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reported on Friday, and West Nile virus-bearing mosquitoes have been... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
10 patients got life-ending drugs in Colorado under new lawstill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
Greeley Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
10 patients got life-ending drugs in Colorado under new lawstill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
KWWL Iowa / Posted 20 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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CBS Denver
10 Patients Got Life-Ending Drugs In Colorado Under New Lawstill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
CBS Denver / Posted 20 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
10 patients got life-ending drugs in Colorado under new lawstill can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 20 days ago
still can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and allow patients to end their lives at home. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado's Medically Assisted Suicide Law Quietly Underwaycan choose to write prescriptions in their offices and let patients die at home
CBS Denver / Posted 20 days ago
can choose to write prescriptions in their offices and let patients die at home. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment plans to report by the end of the year how many doctors handled... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
West Nile virus detected in Larimer Countyshirts, use insect repellant and be aware at dawn and dusk when mosquitoes are
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
shirts, use insect repellant and be aware at dawn and dusk when mosquitoes are the most active. According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, Colorado recorded 149 cases of West Nile infection in humans last year.... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Education focus of corn district meetingag industry's ongoing efforts to reduce pollution runoff from farming and feedi
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
ag industry's ongoing efforts to reduce pollution runoff from farming and feeding operations before 2022. That's when the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is scheduled to take another look at Rule 85, the regulation that calls... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
First West Nile virus this year recorded in ColoradoDENVER - Colorado has recorded its first human case of West Nile virus this yea
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 24 days ago
DENVER - Colorado has recorded its first human case of West Nile virus this year. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says a resident of Jefferson County was found to have the virus and was recuperating. In 2016, there were 149... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
West Nile virus: First human case reported in ColoradoDENVER – The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment confirmed Fri
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
DENVER – The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment confirmed Friday the first human case of West Nile virus in the state this year. Mark Salley, communications director for the state health department, told Denver7 that the affected... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado's First West Nile Virus Case Report This Seasonclothing or stay indoors when mosquitoes are active, and mosquito-proof your ho
CBS Denver / Posted 24 days ago
clothing or stay indoors when mosquitoes are active, and mosquito-proof your home.” (credit: Tom Ervin/Getty Images) The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said that statewide testing for mosquitoes with the virus began June 12.... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Colorado’s first 2017 human case of West Nile virus found in Larimer CountyCOUNTY, Colo. — The first human case of West Nile virus in the state this year
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
COUNTY, Colo. — The first human case of West Nile virus in the state this year has been found in Larimer County, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said Friday. Testing for the virus began statewide June 12 to detect... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Peace Train: Throwing caution to the windenvironmental crimes, and the outer area of the plant was eventually declared s
Colorado Daily / Posted 25 days ago
environmental crimes, and the outer area of the plant was eventually declared safe in 2005 by the EPA, the DOE and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment after a clean-up process that cost less and was quicker than predicted... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Elk Mountain Restaurant closes due to eviction, conflict with owneror removing their pets from the premises — though no mention of pets or animals
Craig Daily Press / Posted 26 days ago
or removing their pets from the premises — though no mention of pets or animals is made in the lease. Epstein called the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment about cats and dogs living on the premises, citing concern over sanitary... Read more
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Business Wire
Khang & Khang LLP Announces an Investigation of PDC Energy, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the FirmJune 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency a
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging violations... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
EPA alleges widespread air pollution by Colorado oil and gas companyWELD COUNTY, Colo. -- The EPA, along with the Colorado Department of Public Hea
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 26 days ago
WELD COUNTY, Colo. -- The EPA, along with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a lawsuit against PDC Energy -- alleging widespread air pollution in Northern Colorado. According to the lawsuit, the accusation centers around... Read more
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Business Wire
Lundin Law PC Announces an Investigation of PDC Energy, Inc. and Advises Investors with Losses to Contact the FirmJune 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency a
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging violations... Read more
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CBS Denver
Cleanup Plans Proposed For Colorado's Eagle Mine Sitethe ore was refined. The area was designated a Superfund site in 1986. The U.
CBS Denver / Posted 26 days ago
the ore was refined. The area was designated a Superfund site in 1986. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment released the plans. A public meeting is planned July 25 in Edwards. (©... Read more
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CBS Denver
Oil Company Says It's Trying To Meet Clean-Air Regulationsit believes the allegations can be settled without a long court battle. The U.
CBS Denver / Posted 26 days ago
it believes the allegations can be settled without a long court battle. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment filed a complaint in federal court Monday seeking fines of up to... Read more
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Business Wire
Goldberg Law PC Announces an Investigation of PDC Energy, Inc.June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency a
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging violations... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Potentially steep pollution fines for Colorado oil producergas company for alleged air pollution violations at dozens of the company's oil
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 27 days ago
gas company for alleged air pollution violations at dozens of the company's oil tanks in a Colorado oil field. The EPA and Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment accuse Denver-based PDC Energy, Inc., of failing to sufficiently limit... Read more
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Business Wire
Khang & Khang LLP Announces an Investigation of PDC Energy, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the FirmJune 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency a
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging violations... Read more
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Business Wire
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of the Commencement of an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by the Board of Directors of PDC Energy, Inc. -- PDCEJune 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency a
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
June 26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging violations... Read more
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CBS Denver
Potentially Steep Pollution Fines For Colorado Oil Producergas company for alleged air pollution violations at dozens of the company’s oil
CBS Denver / Posted 27 days ago
gas company for alleged air pollution violations at dozens of the company’s oil tanks in a Colorado oil field. The EPA and Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment accuse Denver-based PDC Energy, Inc., of failing to sufficiently limit... Read more
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Business Wire
Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Commences Investigation on Behalf of PDC Energy, Inc. Investors26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
26, 2017, the Department of Justice, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the State of Colorado, on behalf of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), filed a civil complaint in federal court in Denver alleging... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Ozone Alert: Air quality dips in Denver as summer returns to front rangereturn this week to the Denver metro, and with them return concerns about air q
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 28 days ago
return this week to the Denver metro, and with them return concerns about air quality in the front range corridor. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) declared an Ozone Action Day Alert on Sunday, lasting into... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Colorado Mental Health Institute passes inspectionfunding. The Pueblo Chieftain reports staff members were informed Thursday the
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 28 days ago
funding. The Pueblo Chieftain reports staff members were informed Thursday the hospital had passed an inspection by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, giving the institution conditional approval to keep receiving Medicare... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado Mental Health Institute Passes Inspectionfunding. The Pueblo Chieftain reports staff members were informed Thursday the
CBS Denver / Posted 29 days ago
funding. The Pueblo Chieftain reports staff members were informed Thursday the hospital had passed an inspection by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, giving the institution conditional approval to keep receiving Medicare... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Food poisoning sickened 80 at Rifle Rodeoregional and state epidemiologists and the laboratory staff,” according to the
Craig Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
regional and state epidemiologists and the laboratory staff,” according to the county. “Lab samples sent to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment came back positive for Clostridium perfringens – a leading cause of... Read more
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