More than 260 studies link pesticides to various cancers, including lymphoma, leukemia, soft tissue sarcoma, and
brain, breast, prostate, bone, bladder, thyroid, colon, liver
lung cancers, among others.
The world's leading autism researchers believe the condition develops from a mix of genes and the pollutants encountered in the mother's womb and early in life. Many insecticides effectively kill bugs by throwing off normal neurological functioning.