907 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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