Continue Reading... Women Firefighters Face High Exposure to Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’
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Women Firefighters Face High Exposure to Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals’

Maiko Bristow, a firefighter and EMT with the San Francisco Fire Department, is part of a long-term investigation into female…

Continue Reading... NIEHS-sponsored Meetings Explore Health Effects of Endocrine Disruptors in Africa
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NIEHS-sponsored Meetings Explore Health Effects of Endocrine Disruptors in Africa

By Thad Schug The University of Pretoria’s Future Africa Campus was specifically designed for Africa’s leading scientists and scholars to…

Continue Reading... New Studies Examine Air Pollution Exposure and Respiratory Health in Sub-Saharan Africa
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New Studies Examine Air Pollution Exposure and Respiratory Health in Sub-Saharan Africa

By David Richards The American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine recently published two studies on household air pollution…

Continue Reading... Federal Web-based System Helps Local Governments Customize Climate Change Adaptation Strategies
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Federal Web-based System Helps Local Governments Customize Climate Change Adaptation Strategies

Joel Scheraga, Ph.D., EPA Senior Advisor for Climate Adaptation.(Photo courtesy of EPA) A frequent challenge faced by state and local…

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World Health Assembly

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CUGH 2019 Global Health Conference

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GEH Day 2020

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Continue Reading... New EHP Podcast Release
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New EHP Podcast Release

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Continue Reading... GHIC 2020: Global Health & Innovation Conference
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GHIC 2020: Global Health & Innovation Conference

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Grants and Funding

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Continue Reading... NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Sciences Team Webinar Series
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NASA Health and Air Quality Applied Sciences Team Webinar Series

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Continue Reading... NIEHS Consults With WHO and WMO on New Integrated Climate Services for Health Initiative
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NIEHS Consults With WHO and WMO on New Integrated Climate Services for Health Initiative

Slide courtesy of Dr. S.C. Bhan, Indian Meteorological Department.(Photo courtesy of John Balbus) NIEHS recently helped support one of the…

Continue Reading... Think All BPA-free Products Are Safe? Not so Fast, Scientists Warn
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Think All BPA-free Products Are Safe? Not so Fast, Scientists Warn

Feb. 18, 2020Contact: Eric Stann, 573-882-3346, StannE@missouri.edu COLUMBIA, Mo. – Using “BPA-free” plastic products could be as harmful to human…

Continue Reading... Cancer-causing Culprits Could Be Caught by Their DNA Fingerprints
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Cancer-causing Culprits Could Be Caught by Their DNA Fingerprints

​Causes of cancer are being catalogued through an international study revealing the genetic fingerprints of DNA-damaging processes that drive cancer…

Continue Reading... A High-Fiber Diet May Counteract the Harmful Health Effects of Pollutants
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A High-Fiber Diet May Counteract the Harmful Health Effects of Pollutants

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 30, 2020) — Research from the University of Kentucky’s Superfund Research Center (UK-SRC) shows that a diet…

Continue Reading... Study Provides First Look at Sperm Microbiome Using RNA Sequencing Sensitive Enough to Detect Bacteria
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Study Provides First Look at Sperm Microbiome Using RNA Sequencing Sensitive Enough to Detect Bacteria

A new collaborative study published by a research team from the Wayne State University School of Medicine, the CReATe Fertility…

Continue Reading... Common Water Disinfecting Method May Result in Toxic Byproducts, Study Finds
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Common Water Disinfecting Method May Result in Toxic Byproducts, Study Finds

By Chanapa Tantibanchachai / Published Jan 29, 2020 Chlorine, the most common chemical used to disinfect drinking water in the…

Continue Reading... Board of Scientific Counselors Meeting – February 21, 2020
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Board of Scientific Counselors Meeting – February 21, 2020

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