Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 13:04
A new study has revealed that ancestral exposures to the pesticide methoxychlor may lead to kidney disease, ovarian disease and obesity in future generations.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 04, 2014, 13:52
A new study has found a specific gene that may explain why some people are particularly susceptible to developing Parkinson`s after exposure to certain pesticides.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 13:19
A new study has revealed that patients with Alzheimer`s disease have significantly higher levels of DDE, the long-lasting metabolite of the pesticide DDT, in their blood than healthy people.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 19:42
Researchers have warned that two neonicotinoid pesticides can affect human health and harm the brain development of unborn babies.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 12:45
Researchers have found that genetic mutation combined with exposure to pesticides increases risk of Parkinson`s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases, by killing dopamine-containing neurons.
Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 14:48
A study has linked two pesticides with an increased risk of endometriosis, a condition affecting up to 10 percent of reproductive-age women.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 22:13
The Centre for Science and Environment Thursday demanded periodical testing of packaged and processed food, including soft drinks, for pesticides.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 11:40
Exposure to pesticides, or bug and weed killers, and solvents is likely associated with a higher risk of developing Parkinson`s disease.