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How Prenatal Pollution Exposure Can Lead to Behavior Problems in Children 

The air that expecting moms breathe can have lasting effects on their children, and the latest study details how

It’s no secret that polluted air — from cigarette smoke, cars and burning heating oil — can have a negative impact on our health. 566 more words

Air Quality

Risk Assessment of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Drinking Source Water, China

Sun C, Zhang J, Ma Q, Chen Y. Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment of 16 Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Drinking Source Water from a Large Mixed-Use Reservoir. 247 more words

Organic Contaminants

New study finds toxic air pollution in Ohio's most heavily fracked county

A peer-reviewed study published by scientists from Oregon State University and the University of Cincinnati in the journal Environmental Science & Technology reveals that emissions generated by fracking operations may be exposing people to toxic pollutants at levels many times higher than the EPA considers safe for lifetime exposure. 442 more words

Health Impacts