Two young boys with "some of the highest blood concentrations of the chemicals" found in BP's oil -- One has already "suffered severe respiratory problems as a result"


BP's spilled oil is washing up in people, Institute for Southern Studies, January 20, 2011:

Though the gushing well was capped last July, oil continues to wash ashore along the Gulf Coast. BP's oil is also washing up in people's bodies, raising concerns about long-term health effects. ...

The individuals tested were two boys ages 10 and 11, four men and six women.

The two boys showed some of the highest blood concentrations of the chemicals, and the 10-year-old boy from the Biloxi area suffered severe respiratory problems as a result.

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