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Eating home-cooked meals reduces exposure to harmful chemicals, researchers say

Eating home-cooked meals reduces exposure to harmful chemicals, researchers say

Study examines role of plastic exposure in irregular heart rhythms, arrhythmias

Study examines role of plastic exposure in irregular heart rhythms, arrhythmias

Study: Phthalate susceptibility depends largely on genetic heritage of individual

Study: Phthalate susceptibility depends largely on genetic heritage of individual

Chemical-sampling wristbands detect similar exposures across three continents

Chemical-sampling wristbands detect similar exposures across three continents

New study shows that microbes can help break toxic chemical in dust

New study shows that microbes can help break toxic chemical in dust

Study finds motor skills problems in children exposed during pregnancy to plasticizer chemicals

Study finds motor skills problems in children exposed during pregnancy to plasticizer chemicals

Children from homes with flame-retardant sofa have high SVOC concentration in their blood

Children from homes with flame-retardant sofa have high SVOC concentration in their blood

Large study finds no association between phthalate exposure and breast cancer risk

Large study finds no association between phthalate exposure and breast cancer risk

Phthalates may decrease fertility in female mice, study finds

Phthalates may decrease fertility in female mice, study finds

Exposure to certain chemicals may be linked to decrease in blood pressure during pregnancy

Exposure to certain chemicals may be linked to decrease in blood pressure during pregnancy

Study: PVC-floored homes are source of phthalate uptake in pregnant women

Study: PVC-floored homes are source of phthalate uptake in pregnant women

Babies exposed to higher levels of organochlorine compounds in womb may have worse lung function

Babies exposed to higher levels of organochlorine compounds in womb may have worse lung function

Replacement bisphenols cause reproductive defects in lab mice

Replacement bisphenols cause reproductive defects in lab mice

So called "safe" food additives may not be so says AAP policy statement

So called "safe" food additives may not be so says AAP policy statement

Rat study shows negative effects of perinatal exposure to phthalates

Rat study shows negative effects of perinatal exposure to phthalates

Study: Administration of endocrine disruptor causes epigenetic changes in pregnant sow's DNA

Study: Administration of endocrine disruptor causes epigenetic changes in pregnant sow's DNA

Special issue focuses on how endocrine-disrupting chemicals influence behavior

Special issue focuses on how endocrine-disrupting chemicals influence behavior

Hair products used by Black women contain dozens of hazardous chemicals

Hair products used by Black women contain dozens of hazardous chemicals

Dining out may boost levels of health-harming phthalates in the body

Dining out may boost levels of health-harming phthalates in the body

Tips for buying safe toys during the holidays – and year-round

Tips for buying safe toys during the holidays – and year-round