Excerpts from this story referencing "Catharina Wesseling":
"… familiar with the problem or skeptical whether it even exists,” said Dr. Catharina Wesseling, the regional director for the Program on Work and Health (SALTRA) in Cent …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Americas":
"… d Health Organization and United Nations to battle chronic diseases in the Americas. Even as those nations press for answers, and Costa Rica launches a study, …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "chemicals":
"… labor outside. Earlier, the team identified a number of work practices and chemicals at the company that could potentially damage the kidneys. Brooks said more …"
"… communities, where people were already sick. Theories about the role toxic chemicals may play in causing the disease are difficult to test because scientists n …"
"… gesting that the epidemic had distinct causes related to exposure to toxic chemicals. Central American representatives said they felt so strongly they refused …"