Index 1205 A AAP. See American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Abortifacients, 333 Absorption of chemicals, 23–25 Accessible Play Areas: A Summary of Accessibility Guidelines for Play Areas, 175 ACEs. See Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs) ACMI. See Art & Creative Materials Institute (ACMI) Acrylic polymers, 676, 681 ACS. See American Cancer Society (ACS) Acute nicotine poisoning, 503–504 Additives, food, 308–309, 321, 1139 ADHD. See Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) Adolescents, smoking cessation and prevention in, 755–757, 757 Adolescents, working, 61 balancing workplace safety with development of, 195–196 death and injury among, 191–192 frequently asked questions about, 197–198 hazards in different types of settings of, 192–195 immune systems of, 198 nature of work by, 190–191 policy engagement for, 197 resources on, 198–200 role of clinician in addressing issues of, 196 Adoptees, foreign, 229–231, 230, 232 Adverse Childhood Events (ACEs), 40 Advisory Council on Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention, 557–558 Advocacy. See Environmental health advocacy, pediatric Aflatoxins, 248, 311, 895–896 Age and susceptibility, 43 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), 763 Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), 7, 64, 83, 112, 152, 207–208, 214, 218 on arsenic, 401 on asbestos, 421 on drinking water, 298 Environmental Health Toolkit, 64–65 on hazardous waste sites, 206 Agent orange, 643 Aging, skin, 772 Agricultural work, 193–194 AHRQ. See Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) AIHA. See American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) Air cleaners, 368–369 Aircraft noise, 622 Air fresheners, 367 Air pollution, indoor, 86–95, 88–89, 94 ammonia, 354–355 asthma and, 827–829, 828, 837–843, 840–841 asthma triggers, 827–829, 828 carbon monoxide and (See Carbon monoxide [CO]) in child care settings and, 140 clinical effects of, 353, 355, 359–360 combustion pollutants, 352–354 diagnostic methods, 353, 355 frequently asked questions about, 366–371 indoor air quality, 140 in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), 225–226 mold, 362–366, 365 prevention of exposure to, 353–354, 355, 361–362, 366 radon (See Radon) routes and sources of exposure, 352, 355–359, 363 in schools, 169 systems affected by, 352, 355, 359 volatile organic compounds (VOCs), 355–362, 357–358 Air pollution, outdoor, 56, 85–86 Air Quality Index and, 390, 391, 394 asthma triggers, 833–834, 843 cancer and, 887 clinical effects of, 386–388 community design and, 125 environmental equity and, 990, 991 with fracking, 1021–1026, 1022 frequently asked questions about, 390–394 greenhouse gases (GHG), 384 in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), 225–227 preconceptional and prenatal exposures, 106–107 prevention of exposure to, 388–389, 388–390 resources on, 394–395 routes of exposure, 384–385 specific pollutant groups in, 381, 381–383 Index Note: Numbers in italics indicate figures or tables. 73_PEH_Index_1205-1234.indd 1205 10/5/18 7:52 AM
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