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Toxic cosmetics linked to breast cancer

Personal care products such as cosmetics, lotions, and fragrances might increase risk of breast cancer, with frequent users of beauty and skin products at highest risk.

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 Arsenic and rice
Posted on Tue, 25 Apr 17

Arsenic and rice

Dietary arsenic exposure from rice is a possible health risk and minimizing dietary exposure could be important.

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BPA-free products still toxic
Posted on Wed, 1 Jun 16

BPA-free products still toxic

Bisphenol A, a toxic chemical used in plastics and other products, is being increasingly restricted but the chemicals used to replace it may be just as bad.

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Organic diet lowers pesticide levels in kids
Posted on Mon, 12 Oct 15

Organic diet lowers pesticide levels in kids

Pesticide residues in food are an important source of exposure to toxic chemicals in children, and an increasing number of studies suggest an organic diet can help reduce exposure.

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Chemicals in your food from packaging
Posted on Sat, 29 Aug 15

Chemicals in your food from packaging

All food packaging including plastic, cardboard, metal, glass and ceramics can harbor potentially toxic chemicals that migrate into food.

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Environmental toxins destroy gut bacteria
Posted on Wed, 12 Aug 15

Environmental toxins destroy gut bacteria

Exposure to common environmental toxins has been linked to several diseases, and a new report suggests one way they may do this is by changing our gut bacteria.

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