Gives you a pinch and you will know pain’s friend proverb Japanese believe that Governments must be more vigilant, especially in the Latin American case on the way how it is, selling, using pesticides, as they are controlled as a sane businesses which offer many multinationals. all this to ensure no contamination in food, in what is sowing so as not to affect the health of consumers should not be forgotten, that today it is a recognized fact that pesticides used massively in agriculture are a threat to the health of farmers, consumers and the same planet. Remember the report prepared by the ILO with data from Governments and international agencies estimated at 40,000 farmers killed annually worldwide by pesticide poisoning. In total they logged between 3 and 5 million of poisoning in the same period. Contact with pesticides and its entry to the body – through the skin, respiration and/or by swallowing – is caused by occupational exposure and home due to incorrect uses and applications, lack of preventive measures and protection, improper storage, reuse of containers (animals, storage and transfer of water troughs) and aerial spraying. Detected residues of organochlorine and organophosphate in people where the only likelihood of encounter with pesticides is swallowed.
Preparations acaricides or insecticides, such as lotions pediculicides lindane used on humans, are an additional means of pollution and can also enhance other harmful agents. Many pesticides are found in large quantities in the food we consume, are highly toxic to the organism and have been linked to the onset of cancer, immune system problems and many other chronic diseases. Medical connoisseurs of the symptoms of poisoning from pesticides, noted that most cases are not diagnosed, since the symptoms that commonly referred to the patient are general symptoms such as headache, abdominal pain, weakness and fatigue, which may occur in many diseases. Patients with chronic exposure to certain pesticides, may have damage to the nervous system, kidneys, liver and brain.