Category Archives: Human milk

Dioxin 2014 in Madrid, Spain

Every year there is a very large International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants arranged somewhere in the World. These days from August 31st - September 5th the 34th Symposium is going on in Madrid, Spain. The symposium chair is my friend Dr. Begona Jiménez, I met at a EU project evaluation meeting some years ago.…
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HBCDD seminar at Columbia University, New York

On April 17th, 2014, I visited the prestigious Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University in New York City and had talks and lunch with Regina Santella, Robin Whyatt, Pam Factor-Litvak, Beizhan Yan and others. The School hosts among others "the NIEHS Center for Environmental Health in Northern Manhattan" and "the Columbia Center for Children's…
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Breastfeeding – pro and contra

Today in the morning news in Radio Denmark (DR2) a new report was announced. It shows that infants are not breastfed so long as the health authorities recommend (6+ mo.), and many mothers experience lactation problems. These findings were announced as a big health problem but may be it is opposite? Human breast milk contains…
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