National Children’s Study Environmental Summit – 3
Narrator: This is NIH Health Matters. I’m Joe Balintfy. Experts are planning the future for the large, long-term National Children’s Study, which will examine the effects of the environment on human development. That environment is broadly defined
Dellarco: There's a growing recognition that the environment that a child grows up in is not just merely particular chemicals that they come into contact with.
Narrator: Dr. Michael Dellarco is a senior scientist with the National Children’s Study at NIH.
Dellarco: There's a variety of factors which can influence growth and development.
Narrator: Those factors include air, water, diet and more. For details on the National Children’s Study, or for information on how to participate, visit the website www.nationalchildrensstudy.gov. Health Matters is produced by the National Institutes of Health, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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