Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
1825 Century Boulevard
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
(ATSDR), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, works
to serve the public by using the best science, taking responsive public health
actions, and providing trusted health information to prevent harmful exposures
and disease related to toxic substances.
1-800-LUNG-USA (1-800-586-4872) 1-800-548-8252 (to speak with a lung professional) (212) 315-8700
The American Lung Association provides programs of
education, community service, and advocacy. Some of the topics available
include asthma, tobacco control, emphysema, infectious disease, asbestos, carbon monoxide, radon,
National Safety Council (NSC)
1121 Spring Lake Drive
1-800-621-7619 (630) 285-1121
The National Safety Council's mission is to educate and
influence society to adopt safety, health, and environmental policies,
practices, and procedures that prevent and reduce human suffering and economic
losses arising from preventable causes.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
August 15, 2011
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