Daily Archives: April 18, 2014

Hygiene, Early Childhood the Immune System and Autism

Hygiene and other early childhood influences on the subsequent function of the immune system. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006899314004818 Full Text at link above Abstract The immune system influences brain development and function. Hygiene and other early childhood influences impact the subsequent function of … Continue reading


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Groundbreaking New Findings on Air Pollution and People of Color

Groundbreaking nationwide study finds that people of color live in neighborhoods with more air pollution than whites http://discover.umn.edu/news/science-technology/study-finds-people-color-live-neighborhoods-more-air-pollution-whites Gap results in an estimated 7,000 deaths each year among people of color from heart disease alone April 15, 2014 A first-of-its-kind … Continue reading

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