Commentary by Leonardo Trasande, MD and Teresa M. Attina, MD

About Commentary by Leonardo Trasande, MD and Teresa M. Attina, MD

Leonardo Trasande, MD is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Environmental Medicine, and Population Health at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York, NY.

Theresa Attina, MD, PhD, MPH is a staff scientist at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York, NY.

Articles Written by Commentary by Leonardo Trasande, MD and Teresa M. Attina, MD

Compound in Plastics Linked to Increased Risk of Insulin Resistance in Adolescents
Exposure to urinary metabolites of the phthalate compound di-isononyl phthalate (DINP), which is increasingly used in the manufacturing of consumer products, was linked to an increased risk of high diabetes in adolescents enrolled in a cross-sectional analysis reported in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

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