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State health officials downplay tainted-salmon study

...not deter people from eating Alaska salmon. "The nutritional profile on salmon, it almost can't be beat," said Tracey Lynn, environmental public health program manager for the state. "People should not hesitate to eat it, and not worry...
Alaska officials dispute magazine's claims about halibut, by and large, have very low levels of mercury, especially Alaska salmon," said environmental epidemiologist Tracey Lynn. "They have some of the lowest levels that are ever recorded." Lynn and Bob Gerlach, who oversees the state's...

...Joseph Dutra, Kansas City, Kan., and Kristine Joan Fitzgerald, of Coffeyville, Kan. Chad Miler Messinger and Tracey Lynn Diamond, of Juneau. David Len Sulser Jr. and Shayla Marie Lewis, of Juneau. FYI birth and wedding announcements...
Nutrition writer calls salmon No. 1 food for athletes

...Alaska in sockeye. The state Division of Public Health has been working to set the record straight on salmon. Dr. Tracey Lynn, an environmental epidemiologist and program manager for the public health program, said the Nature study was taken...
Juneau Empire Online Local: State moves to curb drug 9/12/97

...literature state that it can produce hallucinations at extremely high levels, which are also toxic levels,'' said Dr. Tracey Lynn, a state epidemiologist. The issue is ``at what point do you achieve the high and at what point do you achieve...


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