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Stories by Brian Bienkowski

DDT Linked to Abnormal Sperm

High DDT and PCB exposure during adolescence and adulthood is associated with abnormal chromosomes in sperm

November 4, 2015 — Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News

BPA Linked to Low Birth Weights in Baby Girls

Pregnant women with high levels of BPA in their blood during their first trimester were more likely to have baby girls with low birth weights

September 25, 2015 — Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News
Is Your Child Coloring with Asbestos?

Is Your Child Coloring with Asbestos?

Cancer-causing asbestos fibers were found in several children’s crayon brands and a couple crime kits, all sold in the U.S.

July 8, 2015 — Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News
Diabetes Drug Makes Male Minnows More Female

Diabetes Drug Makes Male Minnows More Female

Exposure to metformin, a first-line treatment for type-2 diabetes, feminizes male minnows and impacts fertility at levels common in wastewater effluent

April 28, 2015 — Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News
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