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Dioxin, Are we at risk?: presented by EPA's Linda Birnbaum PhD

       37 - Breast feeding

bulletMajority, if not all, of the effects are associated with transplacental exposure
bulletNursing infants do better than those who are bottle-fed (Given the same level of prenatal exposure)
bulletNursing does lead to greater infant exposure during the lactational period, BUT this does ot have long term effects on the Adult body burden.

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