WVU study: Diabetics exposed to common household chemicals have lower heart disease rates

June 4, 2019
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention deemed exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances -- a class of chemicals used in cookware, cleaning products and paint--a public health concern. But new research by a team of scientists including Kim Innes, a professor of Epidemiology in the WVU School of Public Health, explores how exposure to PFAS may be linked to lower heart disease rates in diabetic adults. Read more
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