Sickness from exposure to toxins in Imperial Beach, Ca.

01:08 Nov 21 2023 San Diego

My family of four live on Cypress Ave, we have lived here alittle over a year in Imperial Beach area. We have experienced every day since arriving here, high exposure warnings in our waters due to toxic chemicals. The symptoms all family members have experienced are sore throats, headaches, high blood pressure, and stomach issues.
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What were your symptoms? Check all that apply:: Diarrhea,Cramps/Stomach Pain
Did you see a doctor?: No
If treated, what was the diagnosis and treatment?: N/a
How long after you were in the water did your illness symptoms start?: Within the week
How many times have you been sick from the water at this beach?: More than three
How long did your illness last?: One to three Days
Will you allow Surfrider Foundation to contact you? If yes, please provide info below. This will not be shared publicly.: Yes
Did you observe a distinct source of pollution or algal bloom? Please describe.: No live about 5 mins driving distance from the beach and the estaury is a block from my home.
Which state (if US) or country (if non-US) were you visiting?: None

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