Prenatal exposure to flame retardants linked to learning problems, hyperactivity

Mothers exposed to flame retardants during pregnancy may put their offspring at high risk for learning problems and hyperactivity in their early childhood, a new study has warned.

Prenatal exposure to pesticide DDT linked to high BP in women

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.

Prenatal exposure to traffic air pollution impairs lung function in kids

Children who are exposed to traffic-related air pollution during infancy, particularly those with allergies, could suffer diminished lung function later in life, a new study has warned.

Prenatal exposure to environmental chemicals delays puberty in male offspring

Exposure to the environmental contaminants polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, in the womb causes long-term changes to the developing brain that have adverse effects on reproductive function later in life.

Prenatal exposure to pesticides linked to attention problems

Kids who were exposed to organophosphate pesticides while still in mother’s womb are more likely to develop attention disorders later.

Prenatal exposure to pesticides linked to attention problems

Kids who were exposed to organophosphate pesticides while still in mother’s womb are more likely to develop attention disorders later.

Prenatal exposure to BPA behind breast cancer?

Exposure in the womb to chemicals can raise offspring`s risk of breast cancer.

Prenatal exposure to BPA behind breast cancer?

Exposure in the womb to chemicals can raise offspring`s risk of breast cancer.