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Acknowledgements We would like to express our gratitude to the individuals and organizations that have made this report possible. First, we thank the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Lumina Foundation, and the Joyce Foundation for their support of our research over the past few years. In particular, we are grateful for the support of Daniel Greenstein and(More)
The TENDR Consensus Statement is a call to action to reduce expo­ sures to toxic chemicals that can contribute to the prevalence of neuro­ developmental disabilities in America's children. The TENDR authors agree that widespread exposures to toxic chemicals in our air, water, food, soil, and consumer products can increase the risks for cognitive,(More)
Neurotoxicology is entering a new phase in how it views and practices risk assessment. Perhaps more than any of the other disciplines that comprise the science of toxicology, it has been compelled to consider a daunting array of factors other than those directly coupled to chemical and dose, and the age and sex of the subject population. In epidemiological(More)
Given established scientific knowledge, protecting children from neurotoxic exposures from the earliest stages of fetal development is clearly an essential public health measure. By reducing environmental factors that may lead to learning and developmental disorders, we will create a healthier environment in which all children can reach and maintain their(More)
2015 We would like to express our gratitude to the individuals and organizations that have made this report possible. First we thank Lumina Foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Joyce Foundation for their support of our research over the past few years, and in particular we are grateful for the sup-Smith. We are honored to be partners in(More)
Dave Eggers's memoir is an important addition to the tradition of autobiography in America, and offers significant contributions to our understanding of creativity, sublimation, and the psychology of the memoir-writing process. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius is really two books--an autobiographical narrative about unbearable suffering, and a book(More)