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New fungus-based pesticides zap out mozzies

New fungus-based pesticides zap out mozzies

Exposure to pesticides linked to Parkinson's disease

Exposure to pesticides linked to Parkinson's disease

Genetically modified rice in China benefits farmers' health

Genetically modified rice in China benefits farmers' health

Use of agricultural insecticides linked to lasting neurological problems for farmers

Use of agricultural insecticides linked to lasting neurological problems for farmers

Supreme Court affirms right to sue for pesticide harm

Supreme Court affirms right to sue for pesticide harm

New research says global food demands threaten to outstrip world water supply

New research says global food demands threaten to outstrip world water supply

Pollution exposure during pregnancy can cause chromosomal abnormalities in fetal tissues

Pollution exposure during pregnancy can cause chromosomal abnormalities in fetal tissues

Exposure of expectant mothers to urban air pollution may alter the structure of babies' chromosomes while in the womb

Exposure of expectant mothers to urban air pollution may alter the structure of babies' chromosomes while in the womb

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

How polychlorinated biphenyls open brain cells to Parkinson's assault

Instant tea may be a source of harmful levels of fluoride

Instant tea may be a source of harmful levels of fluoride

Gold is rewriting the script

Gold is rewriting the script

Study highlights importance of pesticide worker dermal exposure

Study highlights importance of pesticide worker dermal exposure

On average, American households waste 14 percent of their food purchases

On average, American households waste 14 percent of their food purchases

New antidotes for organophosphates are needed to prepare for chemical attacks in the West

New antidotes for organophosphates are needed to prepare for chemical attacks in the West

Vietnam veterans had higher death rates in the first five years after discharge

Vietnam veterans had higher death rates in the first five years after discharge

Neck surgeons brush up on West Nile virus

Neck surgeons brush up on West Nile virus

Full-term infants born to nonsmoking women living within two miles of the WTC weighed significantly less

Full-term infants born to nonsmoking women living within two miles of the WTC weighed significantly less

Exposure to natural and man-made substances in the environment accounts for at least two-thirds of all the cases of cancer in the U.S.

Exposure to natural and man-made substances in the environment accounts for at least two-thirds of all the cases of cancer in the U.S.

Research to determine whether long term use of organophosphate insecticides and other pesticides leads to an increased risk of cancer

Research to determine whether long term use of organophosphate insecticides and other pesticides leads to an increased risk of cancer

Up to 220 young children a day could be exposed to potentially dangerous levels of pesticides from eating fruit

Up to 220 young children a day could be exposed to potentially dangerous levels of pesticides from eating fruit