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Mozhgan Savabieasfahani

Iran

'No clear evidence' for rise in Iraqi birth defects

A March finding of 'damning evidence' in the increase in cancers and other health issues was reversed by a new report.

Environment

The WHO must release report on Iraqi birth defects now

The indefinite postponement of the World Health Organisation's report is alarming scientists and activists.

Environment

What's delaying the WHO report on Iraqi birth defects?

A 2012 World Health Organization study on congenital birth defects in Iraq has still not been released to the public.

Environment

Epidemic of birth defects in Iraq and our duty as public health researchers

Birth defects and cancer rates are rising in Iraq after the 2003 invasion, immediate environmental clean-up is needed.