Environmental Hazards and Neurodevelopment

Environmental Hazards and Neurodevelopment

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The rate of identification of children with neurobiological disabilities has been on the increase in recent years. Millions of dollars in research are being spent to understand the factors influencing these increases. The articles within this compendium shed vital light on this issue, confirming that various qordinaryq chemical hazardsa€”of the sort encountered by countless children in their everyday livesa€”are having serious impacts on development. This volume investigates the impact of exposure to tobacco smoke, household chemicals, lead, agricultural toxins, and flame retardants.Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2005;14:32a€“42. Rice DC, Schoeny R, Mahaffey KR. Methods and rationale for derivation of a reference dose for methylmercury by the U.S. EPA. RiskAnal. 2003;23:107a€“115. Robinson KE, Kuttesch JF, Champion JE, anbsp;...

Title:Environmental Hazards and Neurodevelopment
Author:Cindy Croft
Publisher:CRC Press - 2015-01-28


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