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In utero exposure to parabens and early childhood BMI z-scores – Associations between placental ethyl paraben, longitudinal BMI trajectories and cord blood metabolic biomarkers

used as antimicrobial preservatives in personal care products. Few studies have dealt with adverse health outcomes, transplacental transfer, and obesogenic effects of prenatal exposure to parabens. We ...

Exploring how the urban neighborhood environment influences mental well-being using walking interviews

personal and institutional factors, in relation to mental well-being. The findings are linked to existing concepts and theories to better understand the mechanisms underlying the associations between the ...

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

a maximum daily temperature of 26°C, or the 89th percentile of the maximum daily temperature series. The annual average heat-related mortality in this period was 13.4 persons (95% CI: 3.8-23.4). No effect of ...

BruxAir. Short-term health effects of air pollution in the Brussels Capital Region 2004-2011: an epidemiological time series approach.

purchases for residents of Brussels (and the rest of Belgium). The date and quantity of sales were linked to personal characteristics (age, sex, place of residence) and to exposure measurements (daily, 4x4km² ...

A biomonitoring survey of the residents and the rescue workers for acrylonitrile after the train disaster in Wetteren (Belgium)

human exposure INFORMATION IS living measure method methods nonsmokers objectives observed ON Participation past pattern People person POPULATION Populations PRODUCTS public public health Public-health ...

Molecular detection and genotyping of noroviruses

several transmission routes involving person-to-person contact, food, and water. Investigation of these transmission routes requires sensitive methods for detection of NoVs. As NoVs cannot be cultivated to ...

Lessons learned from Chernobyl and Fukushima on thyroid cancer screening and recommendations in case of a future nuclear accident.

benefit in affected populations; thyroid health monitoring should however be made available to persons who request it (regardless of whether they are at increased risk or not), accompanied with appropriate ...

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