Chemical Health News

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10/30/2018
Chemicals and Language Development

Prenatal exposure to chemicals found in plastics may delay language development.

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E-cigarettes and Cancer-Causing Chemicals

Teens who use e-cigarettes are exposed to toxic compounds, study finds.

2/26/2018
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Chemicals and Weight

Some chemicals used in household products may cause weight gain after dieting, study finds.

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Controversial Chemical Can Linger on Your Toothbrush

Triclosan is still allowed in toothpaste in U.S., but not soaps and wipes

10/24/2017
Californians Tainted by 'Roundup' Herbicide Chemical

Levels in urine increasing, but health effects remain unclear

10/20/2017
Pollution Tied to 9 Million Deaths Worldwide in 2015

Dirty air and water aren't the only culprits, new report says

10/18/2017
Firefighters Exposed to Carcinogens Through the Skin

Immediate decontamination might help reduce harms of contact with hazardous chemicals, study suggests

10/2/2017
After Deepwater Oil Cleanup in Gulf, Ill Effects Persist

Dispersant chemicals may have triggered symptoms among workers, study says

9/22/2017
'Off-Roading' Threat May Lurk in the Air

Riders should think about toxic exposures, not just injuries: study

9/6/2017
Many Moisturizers Aren't What They Claim to Be

'Fragrance-free' and 'hypoallergenic' labeling is often misleading, study finds

9/6/2017
Harvey's Wrath Still Poses Risks to Children

Toxins left by flood waters a particular concern, doctors say

8/29/2017
Before Volcano Buried Pompeii, Toxic Water May Have Plagued Residents

Researchers found lead water pipes were laced with high amounts of potentially deadly chemical

8/25/2017
Expert Tips to Avoid Accidental Poisonings at School

Keep sanitizers, other cleaning products out of children's reach

8/25/2017
Do Flame Retardants Hinder Infertility Treatments?

Study found link between exposure to a certain chemical and failed in-vitro fertilization attempts

8/4/2017
Prenatal Exposure to Certain Flame Retardants Linked to Lower IQs

Chemicals known as PBDEs can affect generations to come, researcher says

7/28/2017
Rush Hour Pollution May Be Worse Than Thought

Higher measurements seen using in-car sensors

6/20/2017
Could Certain Hair Dyes, Relaxers Raise Breast Cancer Risk?

Study findings differ by race, but one expert says they're inconclusive

6/20/2017
Group Urges Tougher Limits on Chemical in Shampoos, Cosmetics

Triclosan isn't proven safe or effective, coalition of scientists from 29 countries says

4/12/2017
Chemicals Found in Many U.S. Streams: Study

Tests for more than 700 chemicals in 38 waterways turned up surprising combinations with unknown effects