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  • California Children Are Contaminated
    California Children Are Contaminated
    The levels of arsenic, banned pesticides, and dioxins exceeded cancer benchmarks in each of the 364 children tested. Which foods were the primary sources of toxic pollutants for preschoolers and...
  • 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.
  • How Long to Detox From Fish Before Pregnancy?
    How Long to Detox From Fish Before Pregnancy?
    How many months does it take to clear 99% of the mercury and other industrial toxins from one’s body, and what role might our fat stores play in holding on to fat-soluble pollutants?
  • Plants vs. Pesticides
    Plants vs. Pesticides
    Phytonutrients found in certain foods may protect against the toxic effects of industrial pollutants such as dioxin and DDT, suggesting a dual role for plant-based diets to reduce both exposure and...
  • Food Sources of Perfluorochemicals
    Food Sources of Perfluorochemicals
    Where do DDT, hexachlorobenzene, PCBs, and perfluorochemicals (linked to thyroid disease) concentrate in the food supply?
  • DDT in Umbilical Cord Blood
    DDT in Umbilical Cord Blood
    Are pregnant women who eat fish, other meat, and dairy still passing along the pesticide DDT even decades after it was banned?
  • Pesticides in Chinese Bamboo Shoots
    Pesticides in Chinese Bamboo Shoots
    Cans of bamboo shoots imported from China may have concerning levels of pesticide contamination.
  • CDC Report on Environmental Chemical Exposure
    CDC Report on Environmental Chemical Exposure
    The latest national survey on the levels of chemical pollutants such as heavy metals, toxic solvents, endocrine-disrupters, flame-retardant chemicals, PCBs, and pesticides such as DDT in the bodies...
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