2 Pesticides Linked to Parkinson's in National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Study

Published: Feb 18, 2011

THURSDAY, Feb. 17 (HealthDay News) -- People who use the pesticides rotenone and paraquat have a 2.5 times increased risk of developing Parkinson's disease, a new study finds. U.S. researchers compared 110 people with Parkinson's disease and 358 people without the nervous system disorder.

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