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Links to World Health Organization Publications in the Environmental Burden of Disease Series

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"Reducing risks, promoting healthy life", WHO

"Comparative Quantification of Health Risks - Global and regional burden of disease attributable to selected major risk factors", WHO 

"Preventing disease through healthy environments - Towards an estimate of the environmental burden of disease" WHO

Environmental Burden of Disease Series, World Health Organization

Country profiles of environmental burden of disease, World Health Organization

Global Burden of Disease, World Health Organization

Global burden of disease and risk factors, The World Bank

Lead and Maternal Child Health, a Blacksmith Institute summary

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