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Endocrine-disrupting chemical exposure during pregnancy influences obesity across two generations

By April 1, 2020PFAS in the news

Exposure to a class of endocrine-disrupting chemicals known as perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, during pregnancy can influence obesity in granddaughters two generations later, according to findings accepted for presentation at the Endocrine Society Annual Meeting. Read more…