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2014-10-06 23:01:33

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Mount Sinai's Manish Arora, BDS, PhD, MPH a 2014 New Innovator Award; he receives a $1.5 million grant towards studying the impact of environmental

2014-09-10 20:21:12

Gold standard for evaluating impact of chemicals on children's health NEW YORK, Sept.

2014-08-29 23:09:43

The Children's Environmental Health Network's (CEHN) Policy Award, an annual recognition of an individual who has made exceptional strides in children's environmental health policy,

2014-02-14 23:00:48

Number of Chemicals Known to Injure the Developing Brain Doubles in Seven Years, According to Mount Sinai and Harvard Researchers New York City, NY (PRWEB) February

2013-07-24 23:02:44

Mount Sinai and Emek Medical Center in Israel Announce an Agreement to Collaborate on Future Projects New York, NY (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Childhood obesity

2013-05-07 23:23:32

Mount Sinai Researcher Estimates that Lead Exposure Could Cause Mental Retardation in 6 in 1,000 Children Living Near the Sites New York, NY (PRWEB) May 07,

2013-05-06 23:18:28

Toxic waste sites with elevated levels of lead and chromium cause a high number of “healthy years of life lost” in individuals living near 373 sites located in India, Philippines and Indonesia,

2011-12-16 08:00:00

Learn how toxic exposures in pregnancy and early childhood may contribute to rising rates of disease in children.

BPA Exposure In Pregnancy Found To Affect Behavior Issues In Girls
2011-10-24 08:46:20

A new study on the potential health effects BPA suggests exposure to the chemical before birth could affect girls’ behavior at age 3, according to researchers.

2011-05-04 14:10:03

With growing evidence of the link between exposure to toxic chemicals and chronic diseases, especially in children, the United States needs to step up its efforts to protect the public from hazardous chemicals.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.