Press

  • July 8, 2019
    Environmental Health Perspectives: All in the Family: What Multigenerational Cohorts Are Revealing about Potential Environmental Impacts on Neurodevelopment
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  • July 8, 2019
    Ensia: What three generations of California families can tell us about the links between our health and our environment
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  • March 14, 2019
    Reuters: DDT Exposure Tied to Breast Cancer Risk for All Women Through Age 54

    Six-decade-long study finds 40-year induction period between time of exposure and diagnosis
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  • Apr. 22, 2016
    Science: Irregular periods could boost ovarian cancer risk.
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  • April 21, 2016
    nbcnews: Irregular Periods May Raise Ovarian Cancer Risk, Study Finds.
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  • September 21, 2015
    CBS NEWS: Pregnancy Complications and Cardiovascular Disease Death 50-Year Follow-Up of the Child Health and Development Studies Pregnancy Cohort

    Pregnancy reveals important clues about mothers' risk of heart disease. In a 2015 study based on Child Health and Development Studies (CHDS) mothers, we found that complications during pregnancy predict a woman's risk of dying from heart disease later in life.
    You can find more information about this study here.
  • June 21, 2015
    NBC Nightly News: NBC Nightly news ran a story on the effects of DDT exposure on breast cancer risk. Though banned in 1972, scientists find the lasting effects of DDT, once a "miracle pesticide," responsible for changes in breast tissue cells.
    You can see the full article on nbcnews.com.
  • March 12, 2013
    San Francisco Chronicle: DDT exposure in womb tied to hypertension
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  • February 26, 2013
    Environmental Health News: Breast cancer and the environment: Women's exposures early in life could unlock mysteries.
    Part 1 | Part 2
  • February 26, 2013
    Scientific American: Data Stretching Back to 1959 May Explain Link Between Environment and Breast Cancer.
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