How a child metabolizes nutrients and toxins may play a role in ADHD and autism
An American national tragedy: Agent Orange veterans need our help now. There are more veterans who have died from Agent Orange-related diseases than those who died in combat during the Vietnam War.
Fort Jackson residents complain of lead-based paint, asbestos, Army report shows. A new watchdog report from the Army found that privatized family housing at nearly 50 bases, including Fort Jackson in Columbia, cited concerns from residents such as lead-based paint, retaliation from housing companies and overpriced rent.
High air pollution may raise preterm risk during second pregnancy. New research shows that exposure to carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, ozone and sulfur dioxide can increase risk for premature birth during a second pregnancy.
Five major French cities ban pesticides. Five major French cities simultaneously announced a ban on pesticides on Thursday, in the hope of "changing the law" on such substances, now at the centre of a heated debate in France.
Virginia's Toxic Military Legacy. Over 100 wells on and near military bases in Virginia exceeded federal safety guidelines for contamination by toxic, firefighting chemicals used widely in Navy and Air Force training, according to military documents.