Prenatal exposure to flame retardants may harm child's cognition

05/6/2013 | CBS News

A study found that children born to mothers who were exposed to flame retardant chemicals called polybrominated diphenyl ethers while pregnant had lower IQ scores at age 5 and increased hyperactivity at ages 2 to 5. The study was presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting.

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