Indoor Insecticides Associated with Elevated Chance of Leukemia and Lymphoma in youngsters

 

Childhood Leukemia and Pesticides Dr. Catherine Metayer

Video taken from the channel: A Story of Health


 

Risk Factors for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

Video taken from the channel: Boston Children’s Hospital


 

Study Finds Small Link Between Insecticides And Cancer

Video taken from the channel: WCCO CBS Minnesota


 

Catherine Metayer explains that pesticide exposure is associated with leukemia in children

Video taken from the channel: EnviroHealthBerkeley


 

Use of chemicals at home and risk of childhood leukemia

Video taken from the channel: UC Berkeley Events


 

Leukemia In Children and Teens

Video taken from the channel: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada


 

Pediatric Leukemia and lymphoma

Video taken from the channel: PEDIATRIC BOARD A LAST MINUTE REVIEW


MONDAY, Sept. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) Children exposed to insecticides at home may have a slightly increased risk of developing leukemia or lymphoma, a new review finds. The analysis, of. BOSTON, Sept.

14 (UPI) — Children who are exposed to insecticides indoors are nearly 50 percent more likely to develop leukemia or lymphoma, according to a new study that linked exposure to. Children exposed to insecticides at home may have a slightly increased risk of developing leukemia or lymphoma, a new review finds. The analysis, of 16 studies done since the.

The children exposed to indoor insecticides were at a higher risk of childhood cancers, including leukemia, acute leukemia, and lymphoma, but not childhood brain tumors. Children exposed to insecticides at home may have a slightly increased risk of developing leukemia or lymphoma, a new review finds. The analysis, of 16 studies done since the 1990s, found that children exposed to indoor insecticides had an elevated risk of developing the blood cancers. Children exposed to insecticides at home may have a slightly increased risk of developing leukemia or lymphoma, a new review finds. The analysis, of 16 studies done since the 1990s, found that children exposed to indoor insecticides had an elevated risk of developing the blood cancers.

HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) Children exposed to insecticides at home may have a slightly increased risk of developing leukemia or. Children who are exposed to indoor insecticides – by either breathing in or eating them – are more likely to be diagnosed with the two types of blood cancer, which are among the. These studies estimated the level of insecticides and herbicides both inside the home and in the yard and outdoor residential space. The researchers concluded that children who had been exposed to insecticides indoors were 47% more likely.

Jan. 18, 2006 Exposure to household insecticides, including head lice shampoos, may increase a child’s risk of developing leukemia, according to findings from a French study.

List of related literature:

Childhood leukemia has also been linked with the use of home insecticides and garden fungicides during pregnancy and early childhood.

“Pathology for the Physical Therapist Assistant E-Book” by Catherine C. Goodman, Kenda S. Fuller
from Pathology for the Physical Therapist Assistant E-Book
by Catherine C. Goodman, Kenda S. Fuller
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2016

A 2006 study in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine found that the risk of developing leukemia was twice as likely in children whose mothers had used insecticides in the home before birth and long after birth.

“Never Fear Cancer Again: How to Prevent and Reverse Cancer” by Raymond Francis, Harvey Diamond
from Never Fear Cancer Again: How to Prevent and Reverse Cancer
by Raymond Francis, Harvey Diamond
Health Communications, Incorporated, 2011

They found that indoor use of pesticides, especially frequent application of insecticides, was associated with an increased risk of leukemia and lymphoma.

“The Fight Against Monsanto's Roundup: The Politics of Pesticides” by Mitchel Cohen, Vandana Shiva
from The Fight Against Monsanto’s Roundup: The Politics of Pesticides
by Mitchel Cohen, Vandana Shiva
Skyhorse, 2019

One National Cancer Institute study found that in homes where pesticides were used even just once a week, children’s risk of leukemia increased 400 percent.

“The Fatal Harvest Reader: The Tragedy of Industrial Agriculture” by Andrew Kimbrell
from The Fatal Harvest Reader: The Tragedy of Industrial Agriculture
by Andrew Kimbrell
Island Press, 2002

Substantial evidence indicates that exposure to pesticides increases the risk of leukemia in both adults and children.

“International Encyclopedia of Public Health” by Stella R. Quah
from International Encyclopedia of Public Health
by Stella R. Quah
Elsevier Science, 2016

A study in Los Angeles of children with acute lymphocytic leukemia found that the risk of developing leukemia was almost four times greater if their parents used pesticides in the home and oversixtimes greaterifpesticides were used in the lawn and garden (Lowengartetal.

“Confronting Environmental Racism: Voices from the Grassroots” by Robert D. Bullard
from Confronting Environmental Racism: Voices from the Grassroots
by Robert D. Bullard
South End Press, 1993

They revealed the maternal household use of any pesticide during pregnancy was significantly more frequent in acute leukemias, both acute myeloid leukemia and ALL (OR=2.3; 95% CI =1.9—2.8).

“Adult Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia: Biology and Treatment” by Anjali S. Advani, Hillard M. Lazarus
from Adult Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia: Biology and Treatment
by Anjali S. Advani, Hillard M. Lazarus
Humana Press, 2010

The National Cancer Institute found an increased risk of leukemia in children whose parents used pesticides in their garden or home.

“The Warrior Diet: Switch on Your Biological Powerhouse for High Energy, Explosive Strength, and a Leaner, Harder Body” by Ori Hofmekler
from The Warrior Diet: Switch on Your Biological Powerhouse for High Energy, Explosive Strength, and a Leaner, Harder Body
by Ori Hofmekler
North Atlantic Books, 2007

Three other publications suggested an association between childhood leukemia and pesticide exposure, with the greatest risks being childhood exposure to household insecticides and parental exposure to pesticides before or during pregnancy.

“Pathophysiology E-Book: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children” by Kathryn L. McCance, Sue E. Huether
from Pathophysiology E-Book: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children
by Kathryn L. McCance, Sue E. Huether
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2014

There is considerable interest in the association among pesticides, including insecticides, fungicides and herbicides, and childhood leukemia, primarily because of the observed higher incidence of leukemia in rural areas and because of the biologic activity of these chemicals.

“Oncology of Infancy and Childhood E-Book” by Stuart H. Orkin, David E. Fisher, A. Thomas Look, Samuel Lux, David Ginsburg, David G. Nathan
from Oncology of Infancy and Childhood E-Book
by Stuart H. Orkin, David E. Fisher, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2009

Oktay Kutluk

Kutluk Oktay, MD, FACOG is one of the world's foremost experts in fertility preservation as well as ovarian stimulation and in vitro fertilization for infertility treatments. He developed and performed the world's first ovarian transplantation procedures as well as pioneered new ovarian stimulation protocols for embryo and oocyte freezing for breast and endometrial cancer patients.

Mail: [email protected]
Telephone: +1 (877) 492-3666

Biography: https://medicine.yale.edu/profile/kutluk_oktay/
Bibliography: oktay_bibliography

View all posts

Add comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *