Frequently Asked Questions - The Environment and Women's Health

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Frequently Asked Questions - The Environment and Women's Health

Description

This tool answers common questions on how the environment affects women’s health including the following topics:

  • The environment
  • Outdoor air pollution
  • Indoor air pollution
  • Workplace environment
    • UV radiation
    • Water contamination
    • Lead
    • Mercury
    • Pesticides
    • Environmental hormones

    Developer:

    Office on Women's Health

    Funding Sources:

    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

    History

    Release Date: 2005
    Review Date: 2009
    Recent Summary: March 2012
    Original Summary: May 2006
    Last Updated: 04/09/14

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