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Scientific Publications Regarding Detoxification: A Partial List

Cecchini M, Root D, Rachunow J, Gelb P. Chemical Exposures at the World Trade Center Use of the Hubbard Sauna Detoxification Regimen to Improve the Health Status of New York City Rescue Workers Exposed to Toxicants. Townsend Letter. April 2006;263:58-65.

Dahlgren J, Cecchini M, Takhar H, Paepke O. Persistent organic pollutants in 9/11 world trade center rescue workers: Reduction following detoxification. Chemosphere. Jan 16 2007.

Kilburn KH, Warsaw RH, Shields MG. Neurobehavioral dysfunction in firemen exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs): possible improvement after detoxification. Arch Environ Health. 1989;44(6):345-350.

Research, Advisory, Committee., et al. Gulf War Illness and the Health of Gulf War Veterans. Scientific Findings and Recommendations. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office; 2008.

Root D. Statement before the Presidential Special Oversight Board for Department of Defense Investigations of Gulf War chemical and biological incidents. In: Defense Do, ed1998:3.

Root DE, Lionelli GT. Excretion of a Lipophilic Toxicant Through the Sebaceous Glands: A Case report. J Toxicol Cutaneous OculToxicol. 1987;6(1):13-18.

Ross GH, Sternquist MC. Methamphetamine exposure and chronic illness in police officers: significant improvement with sauna-based detoxification therapy. ToxicolInd Health. Jan 24 2012.

Tretjak Z, Shields M, Beckmann SL. PCB reduction and clinical improvement by detoxification: an unexploited approach? Hum ExpToxicol. 1990;9(4):235-244.

Schnare DW, Denk G, Shields M, Brunton S. Evaluation of a detoxification regimen for fat stored xenobiotics. Med Hypotheses. 1982;9(3):265-282.

Schnare DW, Ben M, Shields MG. Body burden reductions of polychlorinated biphenyls, polybrominated biphenyls and chlorinated pesticides in human subjects. Ambio. 1984;13:378-380.

Schnare DW, Robinson PC. Reduction of the human body burdens of hexachlorobenzene and polychlorinated biphenyls. IARC Sci Publ. 1986(77):597-603.

Tsyb AS, Parshkov EM, Barnes J, Yarzutkin VV, Vorontsov NV, Dedov VI. Rehabilitation of a Chernobyl Affected Population Using a Detoxification Method. Paper presented at: US EPA International Radiological Post-Emergency Response Issues Conference1998.

Tretjak Z, Root DE, Tretjak A, et al. Xenobiotic Reduction and Clinical Improvements in Capacitor Workers: A Feasible Method. Journal of Environmental Science and Health. 1990;A25(7):731-751.

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