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Exposure to synthetic pesticide DDT may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer`s disease, according to a new study.
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The threat of Dengue is looming large in the region after three persons died of the vector-borne disease and seven more new cases were reported, officials said Wednesday.
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A mother`s exposure to some common environmental contaminants has been associated to more frequent and vigorous foetal motor activity, a new study has claimed.
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Infant girls exposed to high levels of the pesticide DDT while still inside the womb have a tripled risk for hypertension in adulthood, according to a new study led by the University of California, Davis.
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Banned agricultural pesticide DDT, which can cause cancer, is still widely found in human bodies, new research claims.