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2014-11-05 03:00:21

Feeding honey bees a natural diet of pollen makes them significantly more resistant to pesticides than feeding them an artificial diet, according to a team of researchers, who also found that pesticide exposure causes changes in expression of genes that are sensitive to diet and nutrition.

2014-06-23 23:04:06

Pregnant women who lived in close proximity to fields and farms where chemical pesticides were applied experienced a two-thirds increased risk of having a child with autism spectrum disorder or

2014-02-20 12:23:05


2013-10-24 23:19:23

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2012-04-30 20:06:29

Even low to moderate levels of exposure to the insecticide chlorpyrifos during pregnancy may lead to long-term, potentially irreversible changes in the brain structure of the child.

2011-04-25 08:13:21

Moms-to-be who consume certain foods sprayed with pesticides may put their child at risk for having a lower IQ.

2011-04-21 10:30:00

Results from three separate studies suggest that prenatal exposure to pesticides is linked to lower intelligence scores in children than those who were not exposed.

2011-03-08 05:21:00

NOIDA, India, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - SYMTET is the Key Ingredient for Chlorpyrifos ( World's Largest Insecticide) Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd (formerly Jubilant Organosys Ltd) an integrated Pharma and Life Sciences company and the largest Custom Research & Manufacturing player out of India, announced today that it is setting up a manufacturing plant for "2,3,5,6-Tetra Chloro Pyridine" (also commercially known as Symtet/TCP) of 24,000 TPA capacity and Chlorinated...

2011-02-10 14:57:37

When the EPA phased out the widespread residential use of chlorpyrifos and other organophosphorus (OP) insecticides in 2000-2001 because of risks to child neurodevelopment, these compounds were largely replaced with pyrethroid insecticides.

2010-08-25 06:45:00

Children whose mothers were exposed to certain types of pesticides while pregnant are more likely to suffer attention problems as they grow up.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
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