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Ambient air pollution exposure during the late gestational period is linked with lower placental iodine load in a Belgian birth cohort

Publication Type: Peer reviewed scientific article Authors: Neven, Kristof Y.; Wang, Congrong; Janssen, Bram G.; Roels, Harry A.; Vanpoucke, Charlotte; Ann Ruttens; Nawrot, Tim S. Source: Environment International, Volume 147 (2021) Keywords: air pollutio ...

Heat related mortality in the two largest Belgian urban areas: A time series analysis

period, 1.5% of the deaths in Antwerp and 3.5% of the deaths in Brussels can be attributed to the effect of heat. The thresholds differed considerably from the most frequent temperature, particularly in ...

Neonatal factors predictive for respiratory and gastro-intestinal morbidity after esophageal atresia repair.

surviving the neonatal period were included in this retrospective study. A complicated clinical course was defined as the occurrence of ≥1 of these complications: severe gastro-esophageal reflux, esophageal ...

Heat and health in Antwerp under climate change: Projected impacts and implications for prevention.

climate change scenarios without adequate prevention based on locally relevant evidence. METHODS: We modelled the urban climate of Antwerp for the summer season during the period 1986-2015, and projected ...

Data on short-term effect of nitrogen dioxide on cardiovascular health in Wallonia, Belgium

cold period than in the warm period. A minimum of 13.1 µg/m3 in July and a maximum of 26.9 µg/m3 in January were observed. The coldest months are December, January and February and the hottest months are ...

Analysis of the short-term effect of pollen and spore exposure on allergy medication sales

pollutant concentrations, climate factors, flu, seasonal component and day of the week. Analysis focused on the 2005-2011 period. Results: For most age groups, the relative risk of buying allergy medications ...

Scientific opinion on the presence of dioxins (PCDD/Fs) and dioxin-like PCBs (DL-PCBs) in commercially available foods for infants and young children

children,legislation,occurrence,distribution distribution EU European European countries EVALUATION exposure food Foods Infant Infants Institute IS LEVEL levels method methods occurrence ON parameters PCB Pcbs PCDD/F period polychlorinated ...

Cytome assay in two cell lines exposed to ELF-magnetic fields: An investigation on the relation between exposure to ELF-magnetic fields and an alleged increased risk for Alzheimer's disease.

regimes:-Continuous exposure during 48h (after a 24h cultivation time)-24h exposure (after 24h cultivation) followed by a 24h recovery period-Exposure during the last 24h of cell cultivation only. Health Topics:  ...

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