"Youths from the Mohawk Nation are contaminated with persistent organic pollutants at levels higher than the young adults studied in another national survey. Both past and current lifestyle factors – especially diet through eating fish and being breast-fed – influence exposure to and the concentrations of both the long-lived and less persistent POPs varieties in the Akwesasne Mohawk youth."Read the full article here.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Native American teenagers have legacy of PCB pollution
Environmental Health News reports that: