Chemicals higher, thyroid hormone lower in pregnant women near e-waste recycling. — Environmental Health News

Posted by Trish Riley, July 21, 2010

Environmental Health News study synopsis by Heather Stapleton:

“Another study raises concerns about e-waste recycling and its health effects after researchers report that pregnant women in China who live nearer the facilities have higher levels of toxic chemicals and depressed levels of thyroid hormones.”

via Chemicals higher, thyroid hormone lower in pregnant women near e-waste recycling. — Environmental Health News.