China health birth defects
China reports that birth defects in the nation's infants have soared nearly 40% since 2001 due to pollution and worsening environmental degradation.
The World Watch Institute, 2009 State of the World: Into a Warming World (Print Publication). A Worldwatch Institute Report on Progress Toward a Sustainable Society. ed. Linda Starke. Published by W.W. Norton & Company in New York, NY.