Indoor pesticide exposure tied to childhood cancers
by Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health)
A new analysis of existing research finds that kids exposed to pesticides indoors are at higher risk for childhood cancers. | Read more->>
“Overall, childhood exposure to indoor insecticides was linked to a 47 percent increased risk of childhood leukemia and a 43 percent increased risk of childhood lymphomas, which are cancers of the lymphatic system.”
In Your Home
Safe Ways to Control Pests Around Your Home (NRDC)
These alternatives to toxic pesticides will protect the health of your household, while keeping insects, rodents and other pests at bay.
10 Homemade Organic Pesticides by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM
Published on April 28, 2010, Last Updated on February 14, 2014
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