Silent Spring Institute


Subject:
Environment , Women's Health , Breast Cancer , Environmental Health

Description:
This institute is a "research organization dedicated to identifying the links between the environment and women's health, especially breast cancer," with a focus on environmental risks in the state of Massachusetts. The site features a description of research projects, publications, the Massachusetts Health and Environment Information System (MassHEIS, maps showing cancer rates in Massachusetts), and related material. Also includes a brief biography of Rachel Carson, author of "Silent Spring."

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.silentspring.org


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