Reproductive Health and the Environment

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4828-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-4829-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXXI

  2. Introduction: Environmental Impact On Reproductive Health, Recent Trends And Developments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-19

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      Pages 1-19

      Introduction: Environmental Impact On Reproductive Health, Recent Trends And Developments

  3. The Link Between Reproductive Health and Environment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-71

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      Pages 23-56

      Epidemiological Studies On The Relationship Between Semen Quality And Environmental Chemicals: Historic And Contemporary Compounds

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      Pages 57-71

      Environment And Fertility

  4. Reproductive Health Effects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 73-158

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      Pages 75-94

      Male Reproductive Status and Its Relationship With Man-Made, Hormone-Disrupting Substances: Studies in Flanders, Belgium

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      Pages 95-118

      Potential Impact of The Environment on The Male Reproductive Function: The Example of Cryptorchidism

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      Pages 119-140

      Advanced Glycation End Products in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

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      Pages 141-158

      Oocytes and Ovarian Follicles As Targets Of Endocrine Disrupters: Consequences For Reproductive Health

  5. Pollutants and Exposure

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 159-224

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      Pages 161-186

      Non-Pesticide Endocrine Disrupters And Reproductive Health

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      Pages 187-205

      Medical Drugs Impairing Fertility

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      Pages 207-224

      Impact Of Air Pollution On Reproductive Health In Northern Bohemia

  6. Policy Instruments and Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 225-334

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      Pages 227-248

      Pesticides As Endocrine Disrupters: Identification Of Hazards For Female Reproductive Function

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      Pages 249-281

      Assessment Of Fertility And Other Health Impacts For Selected Pollutants In Flanders: Opportunities And Limitations

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      Pages 283-296

      Problems In Assessing Low Dose Effects Of Endocrine Disrupters

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      Pages 297-310

      Getting The Message Across – WWF’S and ISDE’s Perspectives on Communication Strategies to Reduce Exposures to Hazardous Chemicals

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      Pages 311-334

      Environmental Ethics and Fertility in Early Cultures and the Industrial Age

  7. Regional Aspects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 335-336

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      Pages 337-352

      Reproductive Health Problems in the Greater Athens Area

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      Pages 353-371

      Environment and Reproductive Health in Bulgaria

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 373-389