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Index

Note: Numbers in italics indicate figures or tables.
A
Abortifacients, 272
Abortion, 277
Absorption, 18, 59–60
adolescent employment and, 170
gasoline, 413
pesticides, 524
Acetone, 94, 252, 294
Acetaldehyde, 20, 89, 294, 296
Acid rain, 315
Acidosis, metabolic, 370, 381, 383,
474, 527, 534, 634
Acoustics and noise in schools, 135
Acrodynia, 52–53
Acrolein, 296
Acrylamide, 236
Acute radiation sickness, 423
Adolescents
cell phone use by, 398
exposure vulnerability of, 15
smoking by, 574–576, 577
Adoptees, foreign, 193–195
Advocacy, 859–863
Aeroallergens, 804
Aflatoxins, 247, 249, 253, 261
Agricultural antibiotics, 827–835
Air. See also Indoor pollutants; Outdoor
pollutants; Pollution
filters, 77, 81, 305–306, 633, 636–637
fresheners, 304
ozone generators and, 127, 305
pollution
and climate change, 803–804
and prenatal exposure, 89
in developing nations, 189–190
quality
in child care settings, 110, 114
in schools, 138–140, 139–140
Quality Index, 320–321, 322
sample collection, 72
temperature
in schools, 137–138
stress, 379–386
Alcohol consumption, 94
in developing nations, 194–195
during pregnancy, 652, 654, 719–720
in schools, 145–146
Algae, blue-green, 230
Allergies and allergens, 43–44, 70, 80.
See also Asthma
animal, 624–625, 631, 633–634
control measures for, 630–632
food, 627
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