» Video Topics » persistent organic pollutants The Latest in Nutrition Research Thu, 18 Jun 2015 22:22:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Dietary Pollutants May Affect Testosterone Levels Mon, 18 May 2015 11:00:58 +0000 Endocrine-disrupting industrial toxins in the aquatic food chain may affect genital development of boys and sexual function in men.]]> ]]> 74 Estrogen in Meat, Dairy, and Eggs Wed, 24 Dec 2014 12:00:05 +0000 The sex steroids found naturally in animal products likely exceed the hormonal impacts of endocrine-disrupting chemical pollutants.]]> ]]> 54 Dairy Estrogen and Male Fertility Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:00:31 +0000 Sex steroid hormones in meat, eggs, and dairy may help explain the link between saturated fat intake and declining sperm counts.]]> ]]> 58 PCBs in Children’s Fish Oil Supplements Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:02 +0000 A study of 13 over-the-counter children’s fish oil supplements found that all were contaminated with PCB pollutants.]]> ]]> 47 Dioxins in U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:32 +0000 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.]]> ]]> 12 Pollutants in Salmon and Our Own Fat Wed, 07 May 2014 11:00:16 +0000 Farmed Atlantic salmon, the kind of salmon most commonly found in restaurants and supermarkets, may be the single largest source of toxic dietary pollutants.]]> ]]> 44 Diabetes and Dioxins Mon, 05 May 2014 11:00:21 +0000 Industrial pollutants that build up in our own body fat may help explain the link between obesity and diabetes.]]> ]]> 33 Fish and Diabetes Fri, 02 May 2014 11:00:47 +0000 The relationship between fish consumption and diabetes risk may be due to toxic pollutants that build up in the aquatic food chain.]]> ]]> 32 Preventing Asthma With Fruits and Vegetables Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:00:13 +0000 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.]]> ]]> 40 How Many Cancers Have Been Caused by Arsenic-Laced Chicken? Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:34 +0000 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.]]> ]]> 20