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Posted on April 28, 2016, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Environment Respiratory
Fine and Ultrafine Particles Impair Heart Function

Exposure to ultrafine particles, e.g. from air pollution in dense road traffic, leads to an almost immediate change in heart rate variability.

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Posted on April 6, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Metabolic Dysfunction Weight and Obesity
Flame Retardant Chemicals May Prompt Metabolic Dysfunction

Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) may cause metabolic obesity and enlarged liver, in a lab animal model.

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Posted on April 5, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Cardio-Vascular Environment
Pesticide Exposure Linked to Heart Disease

Exposure to the pesticide DDT can raise cardiovascular risks, among premenopausal women.

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Posted on March 25, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Mental Health Respiratory
Beware the Air

Pollutants that we breathe may trigger anxiety.

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Posted on March 18, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Blood Pressure Child Health
Phthalates Raise BP

New-generation phthalates may pose as great a health risk as the original compounds, especially in children and teens.

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Posted on March 8, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Cardio-Vascular Demographics Neurology
Higher Hospitalization Rates Near Fracking Sites

According to a new study, people who live near "fracking" sites may be at higher risk of hospitalization for heart problems, neurological disorders and other conditions.

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Posted on March 4, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Exercise
Swimming in Toxins?

Pharmaceuticals and chemicals from personal care products can end up in swimming pools, possibly interacting with chlorine to produce disinfection byproducts with unknown properties and health effects.

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Posted on March 2, 2016, 6 a.m. in Bone and Dental Environment Neurology
Teeth Tell of Toxins

Teeth may serve as an archive of a person’s lifetime exposures to metals.

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Posted on Feb. 19, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Brain and Mental Performance
Air Pollution Can Damage the Brain

Ambient fine particulate matter can damage the brain’s structure and impair cognitive function.

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Posted on Feb. 16, 2016, 6 a.m. in Environment Demographics Infectious Disease
Lyme-Disease Bearing Ticks Now in Half of US Counties

New study shows that ticks have now progressed to areas where they were never previously detected.

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