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  1. Give the Gift of Health!

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    Support SEHN’s legal, intellectual, and scientific work for the environmental health movement “To support the work of environmental public health is to bolster the probability of a non-event: The tumor that never metastasized. The baby carried to term. The carefree child on the playground. For 20 years, prevention has been the work of the Science…Read More →

  2. The Long, Twisting Tale of Chemical Policy – April 2015 Networker

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    SEHN Networker Volume 20 (4) April, 2015. Safer Chemicals, Safer Products: Is Congress Up to Their Task? by Ted Schettler, Science Director If you are among those who assume that chemicals in your consumer products must first be tested for safety before being put on the market you have plenty of company. But you are…Read More →

  3. New Updates for A Story of Health, Multimedia eBook

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    One in ten children has asthma. . . One in six children has a developmental disability… Although still rare, childhood leukemia has increased by 55% over the past 35 years…   These are powerful statistics, but the relationships between our natural, built, and social environments are complex and sometimes difficult to understand. A Story of…Read More →

  4. February Networker is now available

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    The Transformative Power of Storytelling in Law, Science, and Organizing “Which stories do we tell? Stories of life. To whom do we tell them? To the decision-makers, to the people, to future generations. How do we tell them? In the language of power, in the language of the heart.” – Caitlin Sislin   Once upon…Read More →

  5. New! A Story of Health Illustrated Multimedia eBook

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    One in ten children has asthma. . . One in six children has a developmental disability. . . Although still rare, childhood leukemia has increased by 55% over the past 35 years. . .   There is accumulating evidence that environmental factors contribute to the overall risk of many childhood diseases, including asthma and leukemia….Read More →