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Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Breast Milk: Findings of a New Study and Policies Needed to Protect Future Generations

Alaska Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE-Alaska) Webinar: Recorded on June 30, 2021 Link to video recording - https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/K_yK_etmaNVwHIf-yYzOspZlj0nuoaK5v_tq6Nk5E1FL0pQ59mSNXrKEU2oFmXeS.lILvmGkNRrgve5OT Alternative and low bandwidth options: You can listen to the audio recording here - https://youtu.be/_74Tdcl5tdY You can download the presenters slides here - https://www.akaction.org/wp-content/uploads/PFAS-Breast-Milk-CHE-AK.pptx Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) have been used in textiles, cookware,

Mercury, Fish, and Public Health Concerns: The Proposed Donlin Gold Mine

Alaska Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE-Alaska) Webinar: Recorded on May 26, 2021 You can listen to the recording here (note, due to technical difficulties, this recording is of poor quality) Mercury is considered one of the top ten chemicals of major public health concern by the World Health Organization. Exposure to mercury, particularly

Protecting Your Child’s Health with Dr. Ruth Etzel

Alaska Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE-Alaska) Webinar: Recorded on April 28, 2021 You can watch the recording here.  Children's behavior and biology leave them uniquely susceptible to harm from toxic chemicals commonly found in our natural and built environment. This results in childhood illness and death as well as adverse health effects later in