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  • Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors and Allergies
    Alkylphenol Endocrine Disruptors and Allergies
    The dramatic rise of allergic diseases such as eczema and seasonal allergies may be related to dietary exposure to endocrine-disruptor xenoestrogens such as alkylphenol industrial pollutants.
  • NF-June03 Lavender for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    Lavender for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
    In a double-blind study, lavender oil worked as well as the valium-like drug lorazepam (Ativan) for relief of persistent anxiety, though there are concerns about estrogenic effects.
  • Herbal Tea Update: Rooibos & Nettle
    Herbal Tea Update: Rooibos & Nettle
    Rooibos (red) tea may reduce stress levels by suppressing adrenal gland function. Nettle tea is mineral rich but may have estrogenic side effects.
  • Protein, Puberty, and Pollutants
    Protein, Puberty, and Pollutants
    The early onset of puberty in girls associated with animal protein consumption may be due to endocrine disrupting chemical pollutants in the meat supply.
  • The Effect of Soy on Precocious Puberty
    The Effect of Soy on Precocious Puberty
    Meat, animal protein, and soymilk (soya milk) can affect premature breast development in girls.
  • Xenoestrogens & Early Puberty
    Xenoestrogens & Early Puberty
    Until the twentieth century, the average age of puberty for girls was 16 or 17 years old.