Entries from November 2009

Nature vs Nurture vs the Unnatural

With four pregnant girlfriends I was beyond concerned after reading Chemical in plastics ‘feminising’ baby boys on the Telegraph’s website this morning. The University of Rochester in New York State tested urine samples of 145 women in the 28th week of pregnancy checking for traces of phthalates, chemicals which can mimic the female sex hormone […]

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New Study Finds BPA in Juice, Soup Cans, and More

Evidence continues to pile up that BPA (Bisphenol A) is finding it’s way into our food. ┬áThe levels of BPA found in some of the food products recently tested skirted close to what scientists believe are dangerous levels, especially for children.┬áCanned Del Monte Fresh Cut Green Beans Blue Lake had the highest amount of BPA […]

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