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Psychiatric Effects of Toxic Exposures

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A growing body of scientific literature associates psychiatric symptoms with man-made toxic substances and environmental exposure. Practical implications for psychiatrists are discussed in this Special Report collection.

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When ADHD is present, a survey of possible lead exposure can be considered, and here's why.

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On the association between symptoms of autism spectrum disorder with environmental toxin exposure.

Systems toxicology approach to biomarker discovery and application

Recent research in neurotoxicology has underscored the importance of chemical exposures as facilitators of neurological dysfunction.


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