"Between my endometriosis, my uterine fibroids (which have caused constant disruptions and pain all of my adult life and
But we don't quite know what phthalates mean for health yet.
Women in the study ranged in age from 20 to 49. More than half were overweight or obese. Many of the women said they hadn't
4. HOW do I avoid fragrance? Many of us work hard to make good food choices--such as eating organic and avoiding hormones
Make 2014 the year you take the steps to reduce your "body burden" of chemicals that you inhale, ingest, and absorb that
It's this rise and dispersal of information that experts and advocates said they believe is the key to solving our toxic
Lab studies have shown that phthalates can cause inflammation, but this needs to be studied in humans. Other ideas about
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Yes, this is turning into a mutant species horror movie. We, the people, are being biologically changed, by chemicals that disrupt our endocrine and neural development.
Richard Denison, a senior scientist at the Environmental Defense Fund, noted that the EPA had withdrawn the two rules in
A recent report, co-produced by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Environment Program, suggests a ban of endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) may be needed to protect the health of future generations.
So what is the biggest offender? Lotion. "People are so concerned with avoiding pesticides in their food by eating organic
"We just don't milk a cow with our hands anymore," said Swan. "Whenever food is processed through a tube, whether it's milk