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Health Effects of Exposures to Pesticides

What are the health effects that the pesticide exposure caused in humans?
What are the steps that could have been taken to prevent the adverse health outcomes from occurring?
What are the changes required in the existing law that could discourage the reoccurrence of such exposures?
Apart from law enforcement, what are the other ways to prevent future occurrences of such episodes?
Explain the association between exposure to pesticides and health effects.

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What are the health effects that the pesticide exposure caused in humans?
Pesticides are developed to kill pests and pathogens on plants and crops. However, their mode of action is not specific; they can kill other pests, including human. There are 3 million cases of pesticide poisoning in US. The effects of pesticide exposure can cause many neurological damages in human, such as ...

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This solution discusses the health effects of pesticides.

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