Childhood lead exposure associated with lower IQ, socioeconomic decline in adulthood
Children in New Zealand exposed to high lead levels exhibited lower cognitive function, socioeconomic status and declines in IQ scores by age 38, highlighting the possible...
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This Woman's Burns Will Remind You To Read The Fine Print On Your Essential Oils
Even “natural” oils can be dangerous if not used correctly With all the chemicals and pollution and toxins in our environment, sometimes you just want to use something natural...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
What Will Our Planet Look Like If We Don't Protect It? These Dystopian Travel Posters Show Us
Have you ever wondered what our world will look like if we don't start taking better care of it? Is it possible that someday we will be sipping mai tais on the coast of Nevada?...
6 days ago - Scary Mommy
Poor HDL levels linked to ambient air pollution
Traffic-related air pollution lowers levels of HDL and may increase risk for CVD, according to findings published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. The...
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UWM researchers receive $2.3 million grant to explore link between autism and air pollution
Could air pollution from traffic play a role in whether a child develops autism or ADHD? A team of investigators, led by UWM epidemiologist Amy Kalkbrenner, has landed a $2.3...
16 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Smog refugees pollute Dali, China's 'hidden gem'
To China's city residents who fled to the countryside with their children for cleaner air - Dali was their Bali.
18 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Climate change is making people sick: US doctors
President Donald Trump holds up an executive order after his signing the order in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington Friday Feb. 3 2017 From rising levels of air...
27 days ago - Topix
Hudson River polluted by 100,000 gallons of raw sewage, baby wipes float down the river
The Hudson River is primarily located in the state of New York, where it stretches for hundreds of miles before breaking off into New Jersey. Industrial pollution, and the...
28 days ago - Natural News
Damage and Death From Toxic Chemicals Are Reaching Epidemic Levels
By Dr. Mercola You are likely aware that air pollution may affect your lungs, but did you know it has a significant effect on your brain and your cognitive functioning? These...
1 month ago - Mercola
How Clothes and Personal Care Products Destroy the Environment and Circulate Plastic Back Into the Food Supply
By Dr. Mercola While most of our grandparents used natural products packaged in reusable, recyclable or degradable containers made from glass, metals and paper, the current...
1 month ago - Mercola
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Mom And 6 Sons Grow Hair Out, Donate 17 Feet Of It To Kids In Need
Phoebe Kannisto and her six sons made their latest haircuts a true family affair after deciding to grow their hair out together and donate it. Kannisto's oldest son, Andre, is...
Scientists create 'artificial womb' for premature babies still
Nordstrom Is Trolling Us With These $425 ‘Muddy Jeans'
The retailer's pricey Barracuda Straight Leg Jean is coated in faux mud It's 2017 and literally nothing is sacred when it comes to fashion. So far, retailers have offered us...
High Fat Diet in Pregnant Mothers Increase Risk For Liver Disease in Offspring
Mothers who were exposed to a high-fat diet alters bile acid regulation and promotes more rapid progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
Maine named US state with the highest vaccination rates
Maine is the US state with the highest child vaccination rates, according to the AAP, with over 90 percent of children receiving the MMR, DPaT and varicella vaccines.
Artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow in ‘awe-inspiring' study that could...
Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies - and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so...
Hero Parents Built An In-Home Blockbuster For Their Son With Autism
A mini Blockbuster made this kid's day - and it'll make yours too Seeing a favorite store go out of business can be tough on anyone. It was especially tough on one Twitter...
Obese children are FOUR times more at risk of diabetes
Researchers from King's College London analysed over 300,000 children. The condition increased from an average of six new cases per 100,000 each year between 1994 and 1998, to...