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Forever Chemicals Linked to Hypertension in Middle-Aged Women

June 13, 2022

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5-15 mins
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PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) or “forever chemicals” are used in everyday household items such as shampoo, dental floss, cosmetics, and more. Ning Ding, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, shares insights from a recent study finding that middle-aged women with higher blood concentrations of PFAS are at greater risk of developing high blood pressure.

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