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Phthalates linked to lower fertility in men and women

PHTHALATES LINKED TO LOWER FERTILITY IN MEN AND WOMEN

A few weeks ago we wrote about how phthalates -a worrisome endocrine-disrupting group of chemicals that shows up in food-may put adults...

3 Dangerous Ingredients Found in Common Deodorants

3 DANGEROUS INGREDIENTS FOUND IN COMMON DEODORANTS

Today, we're making a pit stop. Where, you ask? Your underarms. There are some things we put on every day, like underwear. Deodorant...

 
 
 
Dodging endocrine disruptors: Here's what you need to know about phthalates

DODGING ENDOCRINE DISRUPTORS: HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PHTHALATES

Endocrine disruptors are chemicals that can interfere with estrogen, testosterone, thyroid hormone, insulin, or other hormones. At...

5 Perfume Ingredients that Can Affect Your Hormones

5 PERFUME INGREDIENTS THAT CAN AFFECT YOUR HORMONES

If you've ever squeezed onto public transportation on a hot day, you can attest to the importance of smelling good. It's something...

 
 
 
12 companies that make luxurious all-natural perfumes

12 COMPANIES THAT MAKE LUXURIOUS ALL-NATURAL PERFUMES

Feel as great as you smell with these perfumes that are free from phthalates, parabens, solvents, and other nasty chemicals.

Chuck Schumer Demands FDA Investigation Into Fast-Food Packaging

CHUCK SCHUMER DEMANDS FDA INVESTIGATION INTO FAST-FOOD PACKAGING

The senator wants the agency to take a closer look at phthalates Compelling arguments can certainly be made for both the convenience...

 
 
 
29 out of 30 Store-Bought Mac and Cheese Products Contain Highly Toxic Chemicals

29 OUT OF 30 STORE-BOUGHT MAC AND CHEESE PRODUCTS CONTAIN HIGHLY TOXIC CHEMICALS

A new study found traces of phthalates in store bought mac and cheese products, specifically in the cheese powders. Phthalates are...

Toxic Chemicals In Plastic Puts Men At Risk For Chronic Diseases

TOXIC CHEMICALS IN PLASTIC PUTS MEN AT RISK FOR CHRONIC DISEASES

In men, increased levels of phthalate increases the risk for chronic illnesses like cardiovascular disease, type-2 diabetes and high...

 
 
 
Chemicals in medicines raise men's risk of heart disease

CHEMICALS IN MEDICINES RAISE MEN'S RISK OF HEART DISEASE

Scientists from the University of Adelaide and the South Australian and Medical Research Institute found that high phthalate levels...

CVS Is Removing Parabens From Its Beauty Lines

CVS IS REMOVING PARABENS FROM ITS BEAUTY LINES

CVS just took a HUGE step in the healthier-beauty products game, announcing that it will remove parabens, phthalates and the “most...

 
 
 

DI PHTHALATE IMPAIRS STEROIDOGENESIS IN OVARIAN FOLLICULAR CELLS OF PREPUBERAL MICE

Abstract Di phthalate is a plasticizer which is widely used in the manufacture of plastics. As a common environmental contaminant and...

BPA chemical exposure linked to infertility, obesity, diabetes and neurological problems

BPA CHEMICAL EXPOSURE LINKED TO INFERTILITY, OBESITY, DIABETES AND NEUROLOGICAL PROBLEMS

Exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals, including bisphenol A and phthalates, has been linked to a wide array of health problems,...