significant health risk

significant health risk

Circumstances under which people are, could be, or could have been exposed to hazardous substances at levels that pose an urgent health hazard, for which public health advisories are generally issued.
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While there's no clear evidence that the amount of such substances found in some tampons poses a significant health risk, some health advocacy groups have called for greater research and highlighted that women are often not aware these chemicals are present in products.
At that time, vegetative cells of bacteria were not considered to be a significant health risk for acidified or fermented food products.
IN KENYA, TETANUS POSES A significant health risk to newborns, but the government's campaign to vaccinate women of childbearing age has been attacked by the Catholic hierarchy.
But no-one born in this country in the past 30 years can be in any doubt that smoking poses a significant health risk.
EUGENE - Lane County Public Health officials on Wednesday issued a warning about a half-dozen weight loss products that they said pose a potentially significant health risk.
Although no enforcement is imposed on the vast majority of apps, a small percentage of medical apps might impose a significant health risk in the event of a malfunction.
Peters, lead author of the study, said that the results show that exposure to particulate matter poses a significant health risk and an even greater risk than previously thought
BHC representatives describe the shelter as a crumbling building, without heating, lack of hot water, non-functioning sewage that imposes a significant health risk and a complete lack of medical care.
For instance, this "toxic" stress has been linked to elevated cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, metabolic syndrome and other physical conditions posing a significant health risk.
Reports have surfaced that ingredients in the American drug, which had only been marketed online, lead to adverse mental health effects as well as posing a significant health risk to people with heart disease, diabetes or those who are obese.
SMOKING during pregnancy poses a significant health risk to both mum and unborn child.
Coldwaves will continue to occur in the future and pose a significant health risk to older people.

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