5 books on the history and future of our chemical world
March 26, 2013, 2:27 p.m. by Helen Jupiter
From BPA to lead, our world has become toxic. But hasn't it always been?
Kids exposed to BPA early in life more likely to have asthma
March 1, 2013, 10:41 a.m. by Environmental Health News
Air pollution, pet dander, mold and dust can trigger asthma attacks, but the actual cause of the disease remains unclear.
Scientists clash over BPA: Do low doses really harm people?
February 18, 2013, 12:48 p.m. by Environmental Health News
Biologists are concerned that mathematical models may be used by the FDA to tell the public that BPA is safe.
California intends to declare BPA a reproductive hazard
January 25, 2013, 12:18 p.m. by Environmental Health News
Despite the California listing, the Natural Resources Defense Council does not expect that this will cause BPA to appear on warning labels.
Study finds lower thyroid hormones in baby boys exposed to BPA
October 4, 2012, 3:37 p.m. by Environmental Health News
The findings are especially troubling as the thyroid hormone is an important factor in a baby's brain development.
BPA exposure linked to abnormal egg development
September 25, 2012, 10:15 a.m. by Rachael Rettner, MyHealthNewsDaily
Female monkeys exposed to BPA in the womb showed an increased risk for risky egg development later in life.