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  • Press Release: Children’s Dental Devices Contaminated with BPA
    Dec 11, 2009

    Press Release: Children’s Dental Devices Contaminated with BPA

    Children’s Dental Devices Contaminated with BPA For Immediate Release: February 6, 2009 Contact: Tami Wahl, 800-230-2762 American Association for Health Freedom Petitions FDA Today the American Association for Health Freedom (AAHF) petitioned the FDA about Bisphenol-A (BPA), an organic compound fo...

  • Dangers of Bisphenol A/BPA Well-Established
    Nov 24, 2009

    Dangers of Bisphenol A/BPA Well-Established

    Three recent studies fuel criticism already scorching the FDA for its failure to respond to the petition by AAHF/ANH-USA regarding exposure of children to bisphenol A/BPA. Research by the University of Rochester, published in the Journal of Andrology, found that males exposed to phthalates — found...

  • France to Become the First European Country to Ban BPA in All Food Containers
    Aug 18, 2009

    France to Become the First European Country to Ban BPA in All Food Containers

    Nine French lawmakers, citing the ban by Canada and a number of U.S. states, have proposed legislation to ban bisphenol A (BPA) in all food containers (including baby bottles) setting the stage for France to become the first European country to ban BPA. In May, Denmark’s parliament passed a re...

  • Congressional Panel Wants New Review of BPA Safety
    Jun 9, 2009

    Congressional Panel Wants New Review of BPA Safety

    As we have reported earlier in Pulse of Health Freedom, chemicals in the packaging, surfaces or contents of many products may cause long-term health effects, including cancers of the breast, brain and testicles; lowered sperm counts, early puberty and other reproductive system defects; diabetes; att...

  • Why Is FDA Protecting the BPA Lobby?
    May 19, 2009

    Why Is FDA Protecting the BPA Lobby?

    As we have reported in previous issues of Pulse of Health Freedom, bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical in the packaging or contents of many products, may cause long-term health effects, including cancers of the breast, brain and testicles; lowered sperm counts, early puberty and other reproductive system ...

  • Newborns Have Eleven Times More BPA in Their Systems than Adults
    Apr 21, 2009

    Newborns Have Eleven Times More BPA in Their Systems than Adults

    A recent meeting in Germany gathered international scientists from industry, academia, and government to assess the concerns about bisphenol A, or BPA. Previous issues of Pulse of Health Freedom have followed the FDA’s conflicting actions on the chemical, which is linked to reproductive ills as we...

  • Congress Moves to Ban BPA from Food and Beverage Containers
    Mar 17, 2009

    Congress Moves to Ban BPA from Food and Beverage Containers

    As we have noted in previous issues of Pulse of Health Freedom, national attention is heating up over the issue of the toxic chemical bisphenol A (BPA), a common ingredient in some plastics. Studies have linked BPA to breast and prostate cancer, diabetes, heart disease, reproductive damage, and ...