Latest Bisphenol A Stories

2013-11-07 14:10:40

Levels of bisphenol A (BPA) in components of dialysis machines may be toxic to the immune cells circulating in kidney failure patients' blood, according to a study that will be presented at ASN Kidney Week 2013 November 5-10 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. The hormone disruptor BPA is found in various components of dialysis machines—or dialyzers—that filter kidney failure patients' blood. Researchers led by Mauro Neri (San Bortolo Hospital, in Italy) analyzed the...

2013-10-29 23:33:53

Toxin-free, eco friendly company, Wild Mint, will host its second annual “No-Can-Ber” challenge in November to promote healthier, can-free meals and avoiding toxic chemical, BPA. Plantation, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Starting on November 1 this year, Wild Mint, a company that promotes toxin-free and earth friendly living through healthier lifestyle choices, is hosting its second annual “No-Can-Ber” challenge on its website, WildMintShop.com. The company created the event in 2012...

2013-10-23 23:04:13

Researchers continue to link BPA and phthalate exposure to health issues, including infertility. Fairhaven Health’s FertileDetox helps rid the body of harmful environmental toxins to help improve overall reproductive health prior to trying to conceive. Bellingham, Washington (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 Last week researchers convened at the annual American Society of Reproductive Medicine conference in Boston to discuss the link between BPA exposure and fertility issues. The chemical...

Couples Trying To Conceive Should Avoid Products With Bisphenol A
2013-10-14 10:11:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Women who are pregnant or a trying to conceive should do their best to avoid bisphenol A (BPA), a common chemical found in dozens of household products. According to new research presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine's (ASRM) annual conference in Boston, high levels of BPA in the blood were associated with an 80 percent increase in the risk of miscarriage for pregnant women. “Until further studies are...

2013-10-08 23:31:55

For National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, toxin-free, eco friendly company, Wild Mint, shares tips on healthy prevention methods to help reduce breast cancer risk. Plantation, FL (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Toxin-free, eco friendly company, Wild Mint, has a mission to help people live healthier lives by sharing invaluable information about toxic chemicals and safer solutions on their website, http://www.WildMintShop.com. For National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the company is sharing...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.