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Food Systems Initiative Pesticides in food linked to ADHD in kids

Researchers in large study conclude that parents should buy organic for their children

via of pesticides commonly encountered across the country in food as well as around the home are significantly increasing children's risk of developing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and could be causing an increase in the number of children living with the condition, according to new research published in the journal Pediatrics.  read more...