Author Archives: Natalie M

About Natalie M

I am a student at the Australian National University.

Why we need to ban this common pesticide

In a recent study , Valeria Rivero Osimani and her colleagues have found that the exposure of a pregnant woman to organophosphate pesticides can affect the functioning of the placenta. This research adds yet another hazard to the growing list of … Continue reading

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