Published in Women's Health Weekly, September 27th, 1999
The risk of spontaneous abortion nearly doubles for every increase of five micrograms of lead per deciliter of blood, the research revealed.
Dr. Irva Hertz-Picciotto, professor of epidemiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health, Dr. Victor H. Borja-Aburto of Mexico's National Institute of Public Health, and colleagues conducted the study. A report appeared in the September 15, 1999, issue of the American Journal of...
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