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First Warnings of Endocrine Disruptors

Apr 20, 2015

Credit Environmental Illness Network via Flickr

Wed. 04/22 8a: Common synthetic chemicals that surround us and are in countless products can get into the human body and affect the immune system, intelligence and the reproductive system. In 1994, host Steve Curwood followed the investigative trail of these endocrine disruptors, and spoke with Theodora (Theo) Colborn, one of the first scientists to sound the alarm about the effects these chemicals can have on organisms and the environment.

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