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WEDNESDAY, Sept. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) Exposure in the womb to household chemicals known as phthalates might increase a child’s future risk of developing asthma, Columbia University researchers reported in a new study. New research from Columbia University finds children exposed to a substance found in common household plastics are 70% more likely to develop asthma. Children exposed to diethyl phthalate (DEP) and butylbenzyl phthalate (BBzP)—phthalate chemicals commonly found in personal care and plastic products—have elevated risk of asthma-related airway inflammation, according to researchers at Columbia Center for Children’s Environmental Health (CCCEH) at the Mailman School of Public Health. BPA often found in food-can linings, hard plastics, now linked to increase in asthma during past three decades Widely used chemical linked to childhood asthma.
Share; were associated with. Chemical in plastic linked to kids’ asthma By: health enews Staff It’s a common chemical found in plastic, but it has a horrible reputation for being a risk to children’s health — so bad that the FDA banned its use in manufacturing sippy cups and baby bottles. HealthDay Reporter. WEDNESDAY, Sept. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) Exposure in the womb to household chemicals known as phthalates might increase a child’s future risk of developing asthma, Columbia University researchers reported in a new study.
Children had nearly an 80 percent increased risk of developing asthma between age 5 and 11 if their mothers were exposed during pregnancy to high levels of two phthalates. Oct. 6, 2004 Certain chemicals commonly added to plastics are associated with asthma, allergic rhinitis (hay fever), and eczema, according to a. Chemical sensitivities have been tied to a number of childhood abnormalities, from behavioral issues and over-all temperament to skin disorders and chronic allergies.
According to the American Lung Association, chemical exposure in the home can also lead to asthma and even lung disease. The threat of chemical exposure in the home is very real, and can affect children and adults alike. Things. Exposure to the chemical bisphenol-A (BPA), which is commonly found in plastic products, may increase a child’s risk of developing asthma, according to the findings of.
The EWG reports specific chemicals that should be avoided, including formaldehyde and 1,4-dioxane, which are both carcinogens. Also, benzalkonium chloride, found in antibacterial spray cleaners and.
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|from Plastic: A Toxic Love Story|
|from Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics E-Book|
|from Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods|
|from Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health|
|from Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease E-Book|
|from Marine Anthropogenic Litter|
|from Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine Board Review|
|from Sustainable Healthcare Architecture|
|from Coexisting on Earth Homo sapiens Quagmire|
|from Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 2-Volume Set|