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Toxic Chemicals Are in Schools, and No One Knows How Much

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Toxic Chemicals Are in Schools, and No One Knows How Much A new report shows that up to 30 percent of school-age kids are exposed to hazardous PCBs. Photo: Jim Young/Reuters) OCT 5, 2016 · 2 MIN READ · COMMENTS Sean Eckhardt is TakePart's editorial fellow. He previously wrote for The Hollywood Reporter and Eye magazine. The lead contamination crisis in Flint, Michigan, brought fresh scrutiny to the presence of the metal in school drinking fountains coast to coast. But another set of toxic...
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Scientists are linking chemicals produced in the 1970s to increased autism today—not vaccines

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Scientists are linking chemicals produced in the 1970s to increased autism today—not vaccines By Walter Einenkel 2016/08/23 · 13:40 Serious researchers have been able to correlate fetal exposure to chemical compounds called organochlorine chemicals with an 80 percent increase in a future autism diagnosis. Kristen Lyall, ScD, is an assistant professor in Drexel University’s A.J. Drexel Autism Institute. Although production of organochlorine chemicals was banned in the United States in 1977,...
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Re: Scientists are linking chemicals produced in the 1970s to increased autism today—not vaccines

Norland ·
We're all going to hang around in this country until we're all barking, snarling and growling and sniffing each other like dogs. We're damn near there now. The Animals of the world see us coming and say: "Holy Fuck, RUN, HOP, SKIP, JUMP, SASQUATCH!"
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Re: Scientists are linking chemicals produced in the 1970s to increased autism today—not vaccines

Kocolicious ·
I believe that it is chemical causing autism and not vaccines. I also believe that autism is a genetic trait derived from the European Neanderthal. As why now more African Americans are getting it than they used to back in the day...reminds me of the Agent Orange controversy. Black people never had this condition prior to the 1970s. It was blamed on the refrigerator [white] moms in the 1950s for not giving their children enough affection. Just like they are saying that ADHD doesn't exist. It...
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Re: Toxic Chemicals Are in Schools, and No One Knows How Much

Norland ·
When WW III starts, will they have enough of your young people to fight and die?? That's all they care about; who'll be here to die for them while they shove their pockets full of dough. Be smart enough to pass the Kilitary test. Hopefully the kids will have some camping experience, because if and when any return home, they'll be camping homeless on the streets PTSD'd out of their minds never to fully return to normal ever again. There'll probably only be 2 or 3 folks that'll survive this...
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