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Reproductive Health

health  research  science  pregnancy  environment  disorders  birth  miscarriage  reproductive health  ovaries  infertlity  infertile  uterus  PCOS 

Reproductive health refers to the diseases, disorders and conditions that affect the functioning of the male and female reproductive systems during all stages of life.

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Pesticides

health  research  science  food  environment  workers  environmental agents  pesticides  occupational exposures  insects  farm  jobs  weeds 

A pesticide is any substance used to kill, repel, or control certain forms of plant or animal life that are considered to be pests.

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Aloe Vera

health  science  environment  skin  aloe vera  aloin 

Aloe is a succulent plant widely used in alternative medicine.

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Flame Retardants

health effects  chemicals  health  research  science  environment  exposure  flame retardants  PBDE's  TBBPA  HBCD  OPFR's 

Flame retardants are chemicals that are added or applied to materials in order to slow or prevent the start/growth of fire. They have been used in many consumer and industrial products since the 1970s, to decrease the ability of materials to ignite.

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Perfluorinated Chemicals (PFCs)

health  science  exposure  Perfluorinated Chemicals  PFCs  envionment  manufactured compounds 

Many of us have probably seen news stories about something commonly referred to as PFCs or perfluorochemicals. You may not know exactly what they are, but can probably guess that they have something to do with the environment and your health. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) and the National Toxicology Program (NTP), an interagency testing program headquartered at NIEHS, are studying many of these compounds.

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Pets and Animals

health  research  science  bird  allergens  environment  animals  pets  allergy  environmental agents  breathing  CAT  dog  breath  rabbit  bunny  dander 

Many people think animal allergies are caused by the fur or feathers of their pet.

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The CaREFREE Study: Calorie Restriction, Environment, and Fitness: Reproductive Effects Evaluation

health  research  science  osteoporosis  exercise  environment  north carolina  clinical  study  nutrition  patient  diet  fitness  calories  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  Durham  Raleigh 

Many women develop irregular menstrual cycles which may make it difficult to become pregnant and increase the risk of osteoporosis.

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Studies in the Natural History & Pathogenesis of Childhood-Onset and Adult-Onset Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies

health  research  science  environment  maryland  clinical  study  DC  patient  bethesda  pathogenesis of childhood-onset  adult-onset  idiopathic inflammatory myopathies  volunteer  clinical study  recruitment  open study  myopathy 

This study will evaluate subjects with adult- and childhood-onset myositis to learn more about their causes and the immune system changes and medical problems associated with them.

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