Family Says Exterminators Poisoned Their 10-Year-Old SonPeyton McCaughey lost control of his limbs and other motor functions shortly after a Terminix subcontractor, Sunland Pest Control, treated their home for termites, says the family.
Researchers Find Pesticides May Increase Chances Of Having Autistic ChildA recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.
Fla. Pesticide Producer Agrees To Pay $1.7MThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says a central Florida-based pesticide producer has agreed to pay more than $1.7 million in civil penalties for allegedly distributing and selling mislabeled pesticides.
Home Air Quality: Are Americans Suffocating Themselves?The EPA now considers poor indoor air quality to be a top risk to public health.
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