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  • Chemicals and Hormones Are a Bad Mix
    Jun 30, 2009

    Chemicals and Hormones Are a Bad Mix

    According to Deborah Swackhamer, an environmental health professor at the University of Minnesota, “Hormones at very small doses regulate just about everything, and if you’ve got chemicals that can mimic that, they can mess with growth, behavior, and development.” Just last month, Minnesot...

  • Chemicals in Our Children
    Feb 17, 2009

    Chemicals in Our Children

    In 2001, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the National Report on Human Exposure to Environmental Chemicals, which unveiled the first available benchmarks for a few of the thousands of chemicals to which we are all exposed. The report is based on blood/urine samples ...