Many endocrine-related diseases and disorders are increasing around the globe, highlighting the need for a better understanding of chemicals known or suspected to be capable of interfering with normal hormone function. A new report from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Health Organization (WHO) provides information on the current scientific knowledge about exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) (http://bit.ly/Y8gAuY).
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