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Pesticides cause frogs' immune systems to collapse

...also have elevated pesticide exposures. "There is a lot of immune dysfunction going on that could be due to environmental chemicals," said Brian Dixon, an immunologist at the University of Waterloo who worked on the project. Dixon said he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/26/tec_340758.shtml
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...Epidemiology, which examines the latest in biosensors and other technologies that can be used as rapid tests for environmental chemicals and chemical terrorism agents. Police keep looking for shootout suspects ROSWELL - Roswell police are searching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/16/met_408912.shtml
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Study: Boys may be starting puberty earlier

...age 8. Potential reasons for earlier development include rising obesity rates, better nutrition, exposure to environmental chemicals that can mimic sex hormones and use of infant formula and other products containing soy, which also can mimic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/15/tec_320155.shtml
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Environmental study withdrawn, under investigation

...problems. A new breast cancer study contradicted an earlier finding that linked the disease to higher levels of environmental chemicals. The McLachlan paper seemed to solve the uncertainty by suggesting there was a synergistic effect from the chemicals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/22/tec_213388.shtml
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