Diseases & Conditions : Environmental Medicine
Conditions Investigated by Environmental Medicine Programs
What types of conditions do environmental medicine programs investigate?
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences of the National Institutes of Health has identified the following conditions as being caused or affected by environmental factors. These and other conditions are under investigation for information that will lead to new evaluation procedures, prevention protocols, and treatment plans.
Autism and neurodevelopmental diseases
Allergies and asthma
Alzheimer disease and other neurological disorders
Immune deficiency diseases