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Endocrine-Disrupting "Food-Additive"?!?

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals permeate our environment and some of the worst are phthalates, linked to genital defects in boys, asthma, endometriosis and learning disabilities. They’re common

Aluminum boosts Alzheimer's disease risk

Monday Jul 12, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- According to a review published in NeuroToxicology, aluminum, which is commonly found in tap-water and used in processed foods, ...
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More than 18 million Americans drink lead-tainted water

A new report released on June 26 by the Natural Resources Defense Council shows that more than 18 million Americans in 2015 were served drinking ...
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Scientists, Groups Urge National Academy to Reverse Decades of One-Sided GMO Science

For Immediate Release Wednesday, June 29, 2016   Scientists, Groups Urge National Academy to Reverse Decades of One-Sided GMO Science Letter Urges Academy to Publicly Disclose Conflicts of Interest Washington, ...
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Could chicken nuggets get you too much fluoride?

There is an article posted on https://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/handle/1957/32845 that some readers may find interesting: Fluoride content of foods made with mechanically separated chicken as a potential risk factor ...
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More studies find toxicity of fluoride

Fluoride exposure causes chronic kidney disease Dharmaratne RW.  Fluoride in drinking water and diet: the causative factor of chronic kidney diseases in the North Central Province ...
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Chromium, arsenic exposure linked to cancers

Tuesday May 31, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- Chronic exposure to chromium and arsenic may increase risk of many cancers in both men and women, according to ...
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Zinc oxide increases oxidative stress

Monday May 30, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- A new study again confirms that ingestion of zinc oxide can be harmful for our health.  Zinc oxide in ...
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Food Additive Titanium Dioxide Toxic to Blood Cells

Saturday May 28, 2016 (foodconsumer.org) -- Titanium dioxide in the form of nanoparticles is genotoxic and cytotoxic after it enters our systems as many animal ...
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Aspartame boosts appetite, weight gain

Magda Ibrahim Hassan at Cairo University in Giza, Egypt conducted a study and found aspartame, an artificial sweetener can increase appetite, food consumption, and weight ...
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