Iraq records huge rise in birth defects
…a new study reports a “staggering rise” in birth defects among Iraqi children conceived in the aftermath of the war.
High rates of miscarriage, toxic levels of lead and mercury contamination and spiralling numbers of birth defects ranging from congenital heart defects to brain dysfunctions and malformed limbs . . . → Read More: Peace, order and good government, eh?: We need to look forward as opposed to looking backwards