Police in Brooklyn Center using chemical agents against protesters

University of Minnesota study suggests tear gas exposure has impact on reproductive health

via Fox 9 KMSP

Law enforcement agencies see chemical agents as ‘less lethal’ weapons, but the fact is that we simply do not know very much about the short-term or long-term public health effects tear gas and other chemical agents have on reproductive health. This study is only the beginning of raising questions about the health effects of tear gas exposure.

Asha Hassan, MPH