After a two-day hunt, a stolen truck containing the lethal radioactive material cobalt 60 was found in the rural Mexican town of Hueypoxtla. Mexican nuclear safety authorities suspect the carjackers likely did not know they were absconding with the deadly material, but will probably pay for it with their lives. The cobalt 60 had been …
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Pollutants in the air are known to affect brain development, but the first national study of in utero exposure and autism rates raises new concerns.
Breathing in pollutants released into the air isn’t healthy for developing lungs, but a new study says it’s harmful for developing brains too.
Smog and car exhaust can take a toll on the heart, and the latest research explores how.
Even in utero, children may be affected by exposure to certain compounds in car exhaust.
It turns out humans aren’t the only ones getting a buzz from coffee.
The list of adverse health effects from BPA exposure continues to grow.
Kids with high exposure to the chemical bisphenol-A exhibit unusual levels of protein in the urine – an early warning sign of possible kidney and cardiovascular problems
Latest study adds to growing understanding of potential link between World Trade Center debris and cancer
Chemicals are commonly added to furniture, carpeting, and even electronic devices to limit the risk of fire. But at what cost?
Studies continue to suggest that in utero exposure to pollution can raise the risk of autism