Tag: bisphenol a

Goji Berries Could Mend BPA Damage in Male Reproductive Organs

Goji Berries Could Mend BPA Damage in Male Reproductive Organs

March 31, 2014 | by

In a 2013 study, the unassuming goji berry showed promising results in protecting and potentially reversing BPA damage to male reproductive organs.

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French Gov’t Insists EU Raise Awareness About Toxic Chemicals in Foods

French Gov’t Insists EU Raise Awareness About Toxic Chemicals in Foods

March 20, 2014 | by

Experts in France are putting pressure on the European Union to define the list of growing toxic chemicals, endocrine disruptors, in foods and products.

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FDA Claims Once Again that BPA is Safe with “Flawed” Study

FDA Claims Once Again that BPA is Safe with “Flawed” Study

February 28, 2014 | by

Despite countless studies showing BPA dangers, the FDA has released a study that supposedly confirms the safety of BPA. Critics say the study is worthless.

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Toxic: Study Issues Warning on Food Packaging Dangers

Toxic: Study Issues Warning on Food Packaging Dangers

February 26, 2014 | by

A new paper indicates the synthetic chemicals in our food packages, such as BPA and known carcinogens, could be doing long-term damage to our health.

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6 Toxic Products to Eliminate in Your Home

6 Toxic Products to Eliminate in Your Home

February 12, 2014 | by

To be totally healthy, you should be savvy when it comes to toxic food AND household toxins. Here are 6 toxins to replace in your home.

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Bottled Water Leeches 24,000 Chemicals into Your Body, Study Finds

Bottled Water Leeches 24,000 Chemicals into Your Body, Study Finds

November 30, 2013 | by

Recent research out of Germany indicates there are more than 24,000 chemicals in bottled water. Many are causing serious hormone-disrupting effects.

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Two Chemicals in Processed Food Packaging Linked to Childhood Obesity

Two Chemicals in Processed Food Packaging Linked to Childhood Obesity

October 7, 2013 | by

Research shows that two common food packaging substancs – BPA and phthalates – are causing numerous health problems, including obesity and diabetes.

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4 Simple Ways to Limit Your BPA Exposure

4 Simple Ways to Limit Your BPA Exposure

September 29, 2013 | by

How do you avoid health-damaging bisphenol-a? Choosing BPA-free labels is an easy start, but here are 4 other ways to limit your BPA exposure.

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Research Finds Majority of BPA Exposure Comes from our Food

Research Finds Majority of BPA Exposure Comes from our Food

August 3, 2013 | by

New research from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) affirms what many experts have already been saying—that the majority of the BPA found within us is coming from the foods we eat.

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Win: FDA Bans BPA in Baby Formula Packaging

Win: FDA Bans BPA in Baby Formula Packaging

July 27, 2013 | by

Several years ago, the Food and Drug Administration banned the use of bisphenol-A (BPA) in baby bottles. Now they’ve taken the extra step in banning the plastic in baby formula packaging, possibly signaling the way for an eventual ban in all canned goods.

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