Protecting our veterans' children
Legacy of Our Veterans' Military Exposures
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We’re in contact with uncontrolled chemicals

The 10 Americans were newborns. “Babies are coming into this world pre-polluted with toxic chemicals,” he said. More than 80,000 chemicals are in use today, and most have not been independently tested for safety, regulatory officials say. Yet we come in contact with...
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Study finds that dad’s job can influence birth defects

After considering other risk factors, such as education level, vitamin use, smoking, alcohol intake, and maternal age, race, and ethnicity, the researchers found an increased occurrence of various birth defects in several job categories. The occupations include mathematical,...
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WSU lab fights Agent Orange effects

  Guerrero-Bosagna said he hopes the team’s research will lead to medical developments that could protect future generations from the complications of exposure to the chemical. But for now, the researchers need to further their understanding of the mechanism of the...
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