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Marc Weisskopf, assistant professor of environmental and occupational epidemiology, discusses a study that finds children exposed to higher levels of pesticides known as organophosphates could have a higher risk of being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
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Dr. Philip Landrigan is at the top of NurtureNature!’s hero list. The following is taken directly from the Mount Sinai Medical Center press release April 30, 2010 Director of the Children’s Environmental Health Center honored for his study of the effects of environmental pollutants on chronic childhood diseases. Philip Landrigan, MD, MSc, a world-renowned leader … Continue reading
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