Tag: BPA

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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5 Poison ‘Medicines’ Women Should Avoid and Replace with Natural Remedies

5 Poison ‘Medicines’ Women Should Avoid and Replace with Natural Remedies

July 1, 2013 | by

A woman’s well-being is often neglected due to hard-sticking myths about our health. Here are 5 toxic ‘medicines’ that can easily be replaced with more natural alternatives.

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Plastic Chemical BPA Leads to Obesity in Young Girls, New Study Finds

Plastic Chemical BPA Leads to Obesity in Young Girls, New Study Finds

June 15, 2013 | by

A known endocrine-disruptor, Bispehnol-A (BPA) has some nasty effects on the human body. One study published in PLoS One and released this week shows that the plastic chemical bisphenol-a (BPA) could be causing obesity in young girls.

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4 Simple Steps for “Greening Up” Your Kitchen

4 Simple Steps for “Greening Up” Your Kitchen

May 25, 2013 | by

Some of the simplest ways to change your health and environmental impact are actually cheaper than the traditional way of doing things. Here are 4 ways to “greening up” your kitchen, and subsequently, your house.

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Are GMO Crops Producing Health-Compromising, Fake Hormones in Your Body?

Are GMO Crops Producing Health-Compromising, Fake Hormones in Your Body?

May 22, 2013 | by

Sparked by 70,000 different chemicals, foreign hormones called xenoestrogens are interfering with the natural estrogen in your body, causing numerous health complications.

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WHO Warns Against Chemicals in Everyday Products

WHO Warns Against Chemicals in Everyday Products

May 13, 2013 | by

Though the WHO is far from sincere and as helpful as it should be, the organization released an insightful report that links chemicals we all use, touch, and breathe with hormone disrupting effects.

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