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Health / Effects of Toxins in Normal Water to Humans Health List

S.No Element Name Disadvantages / Causes / Damages /Effects
1 Fluoride damages neurological tissues, injures immune system, hampers the functioning of thyroid gland and calcifies the pineal gland
2 Arsenic vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea skin cancer, lung cancer, bladder cancer etc.
3 Chlorine Acute dizziness, nausea and fatigue, respiratory problems and damage cells.
4 Heavy metals (lead and mercury) Learning disabilities, premature birth, prostate cancer, autism, problems in reproduction, damage kidneys, blindness, nerve damage, impairment of motor functions, headaches, weakness, tremors, memory loss, skin rashes , damaging to the cardiovascular system and kidneys, brain damage, blindness, cognitive disability, muscle atrophy, tremors, mood swings.
5 Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) Gall bladder cancer , liver cancer, gastrointestinal tract cancer, cancer, breast cancer, brain cancer, Cancer, affect nervous, endocrine system. Immune, reproductive.
6 Pesticides and Herbicides several types of cancer, liver diseases, skin disease
7 Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (Mtbe) kidney damage, fetal problems
8 Perchlorate cause eye, skin and respiratory tract irritation, coughing, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea and thyroid cancer.
9 Dioxins Skin damage, respiratory problems, carcinogenic and birth defects
10 DDT (Dichloro Diphenyl Trichloroethane) Breast & other cancers, male infertility, low birth weight, nervous system & liver damage, vomiting, tremors and seizures.
11 Hexachlorobenzene (HCB) thyroid, bone, kidneys and blood cells and the immune, endocrine, nervous systems, liver disease, skin damage and cancer.
12 Dacthal (dimethyl tetrachloroterephthalate, DCPA) Damages adrenal glands, kidneys, liver, thyroid and spleen
13 Chloramines Digestive, Gastric Problems, cardiovascular Problems, bladder cancer , colon cancer ,Immune System Problems, Respiratory Problems and Skin Problems
14 Volatile Organic Compounds Fatigue, dizziness, Eye and respiratory tract irritation, declines in serum cholinesterase levels, nausea, emesis, epitasis, headaches, dizziness, conjunctiva irritation nose and throat discomfort, headache, allergic skin reaction, dyspnea e.t.c
15 Atrazine weight loss, cardiovascular damage, retinal and some muscle degeneration, cancer, congestion of heart, lungs, and kidneys, low blood pressure, muscle spasms, weight loss, damage to adrenal glands.
16 Radium Lung cancer, bone cancer, anemia, cataracts, broken teeth and reduced bone growth e.t.c.

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