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Pesticides & Parkinsons: The Evidence Builds

Our friends at Beyond Pesticides posted another study today that links exposure to pesticides to increased incidence of Parkinsons Disease, the affliction suffered by boxer Muhammad Ali and actor Michael J. Fox. In reading the post on BP, I discovered a fantastic position paper on the subject that gathers information from the body of studies that currently exist in the scientific community. Here’s the link: http://www.beyondpesticides.org/gateway/health%20effects/parkinson%27s%20cited.pdf. Here, too, is a link to our post from September.

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Paul Tukey

An international leader of the green movement, Mr. Tukey is a journalist, author, filmmaker, TV host, activist and award-winning public speaker, who is widely recognized as North America's leading advocate for landscape sustainability and toxic pesticide reduction strategies.

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