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“Exposure to These 2 Common Chemicals in Pregnancy Could Tank Your Baby's IQ”
from Healthline News
December 10, 2014

“Cancer du sein : 17 substances chimiques particulièrement néfastes”
from Viva (French Press)
October 17, 2014

“In Plastics and Cans, a Threat to Women”
from Well Blogs: New York Times
August 28, 2014

“Quats quagmire: Common disinfectants cause reproductive problems in mice, study says”
from Environmental Health News
August 13, 2014

“Doctors Fail To Counsel Pregnant Women On Toxic Chemical Risks”
from Huff Post Green
June 25, 2014

“Many Pregnant Women Not Told to Avoid Environmental Toxins”
from Health Day
June 25, 2014

“Doctors lack tools to discuss toxic exposures with pregnant patients: survey”
from Reuters
June 25, 2014

“Few Doctors Warn Expectant Mothers About Environmental Hazards”
from NPR
June 25, 2014

“Summit Brings Forth Ideas on Sustainability and Environmental Impact”
from UCSF News
June 12, 2014

“Real reform can curb exposure to toxic chemicals”
from The Hill
April 8, 2014

“A Threat to Male Fertility”
from New York Times
March 21, 2014

“How Risky, Really, Is That Chemical?”
from Scientific American
March 1, 2014

“How to Avoid Phthalates in Plastics and Cosmeticss”
from Men's Journal
January 30, 2014

“Banned chemicals replaced by worrisome ones, UCSF study shows”
SF Gate
January 15, 2014

“Breast milk harbors environmental pollutants”
from San Francisco Gate
December 29, 2013

“Flame Retardants in Pregnant Women's Blood Drop After State Ban”
from UCSF online news
September 25, 2013

“Study Finds High Levels of Flame Retardant Chemicals in California Pregnant Women”
from UCSF online news
September 25, 2013

“Pregnant Women Benefited From California Ban On Flame Retardants But Are There Still Hazardous Chemicals In Foam Furniture?”
from Medical Daily
September 25, 2013

“Flame Retardants Fade Faster From Our Bodies Than Expected”
from KQED Science
September 25, 2013

“Flame Retardants in Pregnant Women's Blood Drop After State Ban”
from Phys.Org
September 25, 2013

“New study: Toxic flame retardants fall dramatically in pregnant women in California”
from San Jose Mercury News
September 25, 2013

“Calif. ban of chemical linked to low IQ has far-reaching effects, study shows”
from Fox News
September 25, 2013

“Report: Environmental chemicals a pregnancy risk”
from Las Vegas Sun
September 25, 2013

“Report: Environmental chemicals pose risk to reproductive health”
from Jackson Sun (Mississippi)
September 24, 2013

“Report finds environmental chemicals a pregnancy risk”
from Boston Globe
September 24, 2013

“Obstetricians Issue Warning on Chemicals”
from Union Tribune (San Diego)
September 24, 2013

“Environmental chemicals a pregnancy risk, report claims”
from Fox News
September 24, 2013

“Toxic chemicals are pregnancy concern”
from Philly.com
September 24, 2013

“Ask pregnant women about pollutant exposure, OB/GYNs urged”
from CBC News (CANADA)
September 24, 2013

“How chemicals affect your reproductive health”
from Mother Nature Network
September 24, 2013

“A Prescription for New Moms and Socially Minded Businesses”
from Bangor Daily News (Maine)
September 24, 2013

“Report From 2 Doctors Groups Warn of Threat Chemicals Pose to Reproductive Health”
from Fair Warning
September 24, 2013

“Doctors: Environmental chemicals threaten reproductive health”
from Salon Magazine
September 24, 2013

“Environmental chemicals said to threaten reproductive health in U.S.”
from The Republican (Massachusetts)
September 24, 2013

“Medical groups warn moms need more protection from toxic chemicals”
from CBS News
September 24, 2013

“US doctors call for action on environmental toxics”
from Chemical Watch
September 24, 2013

“A Powerful Union: OB-GYNs and Chemical Policy Reform”
from Huffington Post
September 24, 2013

“How Environmental Toxins Harm Women's Reproductive Health”
from LiveScience.com
September 23, 2013

“Doctors Link Toxic Chemicals And Reproductive Health Problems”
from Huffington Post Parents
September 23, 2013

“Doctors must warn about chemicals, health groups say”
NBC News online
September 23, 2013

“Piedmont: Chemicals' impact on health problems detailed in talk”
from San Jose Mercury News
June 5, 2013

“New flammability standard is a win for low-income communities of color”
from Environmental Health News
April 3, 2013

“How Environmental Toxins May Affect Your Patients”
from ACOG Today published by the The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
February, 2013

“UN, WHO panel calls hormone-disrupting chemicals a 'global threat'”
from Environmental Health News
February 19, 2013

“Pollution’s Link to Birth Weight”
from The New York Times – Well blog by Nicholas Bakalar
February 11, 2013

“Will Mayoral Candidates Eric Garcetti and Wendy Greuel Take Action to Protect Mothers and Children From Air Pollution?"
from The Informer
February 11, 2013

“Air pollution cause for underweight babies?”
from HLNTV.com by Dan Schenek
February 11, 2013

“Une étude établit un lien entre pollution et poids des bébés à la naissance”
from Le Monde France
February 6, 2013

“Air pollution linked to low birth weight”
from the San Francisco Chronicle
February 6, 2013

“Air Pollution May Lower Birth Weight”
from Yahoo! News
February 6, 2013

“La contaminación está afectando el peso de bebés recién nacidos”
from BBC Mundo (United Kingdom)
February 6, 2013

“Air Pollution Delivers Smaller Babies”
from Nature.com
February 6, 2013

Congratulations!: "Dr. Linda Giudice to Receive Journal of Women's Health Award for Outstanding Achievement in Women's Health Research at 21st Annual Congress on Women's Health, March 22–24, 2013"

"Few Pregnant Women Warned About Chemicals"
from San Francisco Chronicle

"Should Doctors Warn Pregnant Women About Environmental Risks?"
from Scientific American

"Most Doctors Don't Warn Patients About Environmental Risks"
from Environmental Health News

"Genetically Modified Food Labeling Through the Lens of Public Health"
from UCSF News

"Cal study links BPA to thyroid hormone changes"
from ABC7 news

"BPA is linked to thyroid hormone changes, study finds"
from Contra Costa Times

"Mom's BPA Levels linked to son's thyroid problems"
from CBS news

"BPA affects pregnant women, study shows"
from San Francisco Chronicle

"The Truth about Household Chemicals" from Web MD

"Chemistry Lessons: Living with Rachel carson's Legacy" from Huffington Post

"Toxic Environmental Exposures Could Cause Reproductive Harm across Generations, Study Suggests" from Huffington Post

"Researchers call for changes in policy and reproductive health" from NIEHS Newsletter

"Unborn Babies Face Toxic Chemical Onslaught That OB/GYNs Can Help Guard Against" from Huffington Post

"Obgyn's can prevent negative health impacts of Environmental Chemicals" from Newswise

"Environmental Exposures, Reproductive Development and Periods of Susceptibility" from UCSF-UCTV

"Toxic Moms: 12 Scary Chemicals in Women's Bodies" CBS News

"Baby Shampoos contain harmful chemicals, group says" from ABC News

"Highest levels of flame retardant chemicals reported in California pregnant women" from NIEHS Newsletter

"The lead your kids are exposed to isn't ok" from CafeMom

"Smoking Women at Increased Risk of Coronary Artery Disease, High Levels of Banned Fire Retardants in Californian Women, Less Invasive Technique for managing Thyroid Tumors" from Inside Medicine

"Northern California women highly exposed to PBDE" from French Tribune

"High levels of flame retardants found in blood of pregnant California women" from FairWarning.org

"PBDE levels in California women much higher than elsewhere" from Endocrine Daily Briefing

"Flame retardants in pregnant women" from KQED

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