Paraben exposures and asthma-related outcomes among children from the US general population.

Affiliation

Maryland Institute of Applied Environmental Health, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, Md. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Parabens are synthetic preservatives present in many consumer products. Their antimicrobial and endocrine-disrupting properties have raised concerns that they might play a role in respiratory and allergic diseases; however, studies exploring these associations are scarce.

Keywords

Parabens,antimicrobials,asthma,children,endocrine disruptors,respiratory,