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Environmental Health Topics

Conditions & Diseases

Health Topics These topics are common diseases and conditions that evidence shows may be strongly linked to environmental exposures.

Environmental Agents

These topics are chemicals or factors in the environment to which humans are exposed that may cause adverse health effects.

Environmental Science Basics

These topics explain areas of study, research approaches, and biological processes that are integral to environmental health sciences.

Exposure Routes

These are ways in which people may be exposed to hazardous environmental agents.

Population Research

These topics are areas of research on populations who may be particularly exposed or susceptible to the effects of environmental exposures.

National Toxicology Program (NTP) Information

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