|Pesticides and Early Onset Parkinson’s – New Montana Study. (General)
Description: According to the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, occupational uses of rotenone and paraquat over a lifetime are associated with an increase in Parkinson’s disease compared to non-users. The MSU Dept. of Health and Human Development is conducting a study evaluating high risk pesticide applicators for early loss of motor function from the application of these pesticides.
Alert Period: 12/05/2014 - 03/04/2015
Submitted By: Cecil Tharp