NutritionFacts.org » Video Topics » persistent organic pollutants http://nutritionfacts.org The Latest in Nutrition Research Sat, 23 May 2015 18:21:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Dietary Pollutants May Affect Testosterone Levelshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-pollutants-may-affect-testosterone-levels/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dietary-pollutants-may-affect-testosterone-levels http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-pollutants-may-affect-testosterone-levels/#comments Mon, 18 May 2015 11:00:58 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=26305 Endocrine-disrupting industrial toxins in the aquatic food chain may affect genital development of boys and sexual function in men.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dietary-pollutants-may-affect-testosterone-levels/feed/ 52 Estrogen in Meat, Dairy, and Eggshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/estrogen-in-meat-dairy-and-eggs/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=estrogen-in-meat-dairy-and-eggs http://nutritionfacts.org/video/estrogen-in-meat-dairy-and-eggs/#comments Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:00:05 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=25344 The sex steroids found naturally in animal products likely exceed the hormonal impacts of endocrine-disrupting chemical pollutants.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/estrogen-in-meat-dairy-and-eggs/feed/ 54 Dairy Estrogen and Male Fertilityhttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/dairy-estrogen-and-male-fertility/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dairy-estrogen-and-male-fertility http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dairy-estrogen-and-male-fertility/#comments Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:00:31 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=24876 Sex steroid hormones in meat, eggs, and dairy may help explain the link between saturated fat intake and declining sperm counts.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dairy-estrogen-and-male-fertility/feed/ 58 PCBs in Children’s Fish Oil Supplementshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/pcbs-in-childrens-fish-oil-supplements/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pcbs-in-childrens-fish-oil-supplements http://nutritionfacts.org/video/pcbs-in-childrens-fish-oil-supplements/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:02 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=24801 A study of 13 over-the-counter children’s fish oil supplements found that all were contaminated with PCB pollutants.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/pcbs-in-childrens-fish-oil-supplements/feed/ 47 Dioxins in U.S. Farm-Raised Catfishhttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:32 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=23703 Feed contaminated with toxic pollutants thought to originate from sewer sludge fed to chickens and fish results in human dioxin exposure through poultry, eggs, and catfish.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/dioxins-in-u-s-farm-raised-catfish/feed/ 12 Pollutants in Salmon and Our Own Fathttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat http://nutritionfacts.org/video/pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat/#comments Wed, 07 May 2014 11:00:16 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=20008 Farmed Atlantic salmon, the kind of salmon most commonly found in restaurants and supermarkets, may be the single largest source of toxic dietary pollutants.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/pollutants-in-salmon-and-our-own-fat/feed/ 44 Diabetes and Dioxinshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/diabetes-and-dioxins/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=diabetes-and-dioxins http://nutritionfacts.org/video/diabetes-and-dioxins/#comments Mon, 05 May 2014 11:00:21 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19998 Industrial pollutants that build up in our own body fat may help explain the link between obesity and diabetes.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/diabetes-and-dioxins/feed/ 33 Fish and Diabeteshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/fish-and-diabetes/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=fish-and-diabetes http://nutritionfacts.org/video/fish-and-diabetes/#comments Fri, 02 May 2014 11:00:47 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=20196 The relationship between fish consumption and diabetes risk may be due to toxic pollutants that build up in the aquatic food chain.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/fish-and-diabetes/feed/ 32 Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetableshttp://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables http://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:13 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19518 A study involving more than a million kids suggests the striking worldwide variation in childhood rates of allergies, asthma, and eczema is related to diet.]]> ]]> http://nutritionfacts.org/video/preventing-asthma-with-fruits-and-vegetables/feed/ 40 How Many Cancers Have Been Caused by Arsenic-Laced Chicken?http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken http://nutritionfacts.org/video/how-many-cancers-have-been-caused-by-arsenic-laced-chicken/#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:34 +0000 http://nutritionfacts.org/?post_type=video&p=19514 Arsenic-containing drugs intentionally added to poultry feed to reduce the parasite burden and pinken the meat are apparently converted by cooking into carcinogenic inorganic arsenic compounds.]]> ]]> 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