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Posted on Feb. 25, 2015, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Environment
Environmental Exposures May Trigger Early Menopause

Women exposed to persistent organic pollutants may experience menopause at a younger age.

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Posted on Feb. 19, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment
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 Jan. 29, 2015, 6 a.m. in Mechanisms of Aging Environment
Cadmium May Accelerate Cellular Aging

Exposure to the toxic metal may markedly shorten telomeres.

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Posted on Jan. 27, 2015, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Environment
Expert Panel Warns of Air Pollution’s Heart Dangers

Position paper warns that particulate matter (PM2.5) raises the risks of death from heart attacks and heart failure.

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Posted on Jan. 23, 2015, 6 a.m. in Respiratory Environment
Hidden Health Risk of Energy Efficiency

Occupants of energy-efficient homes may be at increased risk of asthma.

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Posted on Jan. 20, 2015, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Environment
Can This Compound

Drinking or eating from cans lined with Bisphenol A (BPA) may raise blood pressure.

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Posted on Jan. 7, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Cardio-Vascular Functional Foods
Foods to Protect the Heart

What flavonoid-rich foods may help to lessen air pollution's effects in triggering heart disease?

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Posted on Jan. 2, 2015, 6 a.m. in Environment Cancer
Soap & Cancer

The antimicrobial triclosan, found in soaps and shampoos, causes liver fibrosis and cancer in laboratory mice through molecular mechanisms that are also relevant in humans.

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Posted on Dec. 25, 2014, 6 a.m. in Environment Infectious Disease
Climate & Emerging Infectious Diseases Linked

New infectious diseases are appearing, caused by infectious agents until now unknown, or that are changing, especially under the effect of changes in the climate.

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Posted on Dec. 11, 2014, 6 a.m. in Environment Healthcare and Public Policy
Chemicals of Emerging Concern

14-year lag between the onset of initial safety concerns, to the height of concern and appropriate action, threatens human health and longevity.

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