pediatric-toxin-exposureExposure to Toxins in Pediatrics

presented by Philip Landrigan, MD, MSc, DIH, FAAP, FACPM

In this recorded session, Dr. Philip Landrigan discusses the rising rates of chronic disease in children and reviews the evidence that toxic chemicals, pediatric toxin exposure, and other environmental hazards are contributing to current trends in pediatric diseases.

 Recorded: February 2015

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discover the contrast between the blockbuster and long-tail models of product development that results in an increase in expensive drugs, a decrease in generic drugs, and an increase in the use of genetically modified crops
  2. Learn the relationship between the above phenomena and the loss of microbial diversity in our gut microflora
  3. Learn how to cultivate biodiversity through botanical medicine