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High Cholesterol Levels Lower Fertility

Higher cholesterol levels may prevent or delay pregnancy, according to a new study led by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Researchers observed

Recent Evidence Regarding Triclosan and Cancer Risk

Conclusion: Recent evidence suggests that triclosan exposure may alter cancer risk, although human studies are lacking in both number and scope. Therefore, epidemiologic studies of risk associated with various concentrations and durations of exposure to triclosan are needed, as well as studies to characterize human exposure to triclosan through varying use of triclosan-containing consumer products and other routes of exposure....
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Oxidized cholesterol damages men's fertility

Wednesday May 21, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study recently published in Andrologies suggests eating a diet full of oxidized cholesterol can damage men's fertility. ...
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Acrylamide exposure impairs blood-cerebrospinal fluid barrier function

Editor's note: Acrylamide is found high in fried foods and baked foods. Acrylamide is highly reactive and it may increase risk of cancer....
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How Sweet It Is: All About Sugar Substitutes

Whether it’s to cut down on the number of calories they consume or any of a variety of other reasons, some people use sugar substitutes ...
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Three Fluoride-Free Victories & Exciting Conference Update

  MAY 15, 2014    Dear Readers:    We have plenty of good news to share with you in this bulletin, including three fluoride-free victories, a letter from a doctor, ...
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EPA proposes to approve toxic 2,4-D for Dow's GE crops

Tell EPA to Reject the Use of Toxic 2,4-D Herbicide for Dow Chemical’s "Agent Orange" GE Crops   EPA is deciding whether to allow the use of ...
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The Arrogance of Fluoridation

MAY 5, 2014 Dear Readers:  Organized dentistry, which includes the American Dental Association [ADA], the Oral Health Division of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
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EWG's 2014 Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produceā„¢

Dear Readers, When you’re at the grocery store, do you know just how many pesticides and chemicals are on all that beautiful produce or if those ...
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Apples and chemicals

Dear Readers, Is that apple slathered with a chemical banned in Europe? Earlier this week, EWG told you about apples and diphenylamine (DPA). This chemical used to ...
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