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bpa thermal paper
2014-10-23 07:54:32

Thermal paper, which is sometimes used to print out cash register receipts, could potentially be a significant source of exposure to the hormone disruptor bisphenol-A (BPA), a substance which has been linked to diseases such as obesity and diabetes.

2014-06-30 15:01:16

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a widely distributed group of marine bacteria that produce compounds nearly identical to toxic man-made fire retardants.

2014-06-25 11:12:52

Challenging risk assessment methods used for decades by toxicologists, a new review of the literature led by environmental health scientist Laura Vandenberg at the University of Massachusetts Amherst suggests that oral gavage, the most widely accepted method of dosing lab animals to test chemical toxicity, does not accurately mimic how humans are exposed to chemicals in everyday life.

2014-06-13 23:03:30

Babies are born with over 200+ toxins in their blood at birth (EWG, 2005). Dr.

2014-06-11 23:08:11

Babies are born with over 200+ toxins in their blood at birth (EWG, 2005). Dr.

2014-05-21 23:05:40

Researchers continue to link environmental toxin exposure to infertility.

2014-05-19 08:22:41

-- Global Pharmaceutical Consortium Being Created to Expand Predictive Toxicology Resource FREMONT, Calif., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly published research demonstrates the ability

2014-03-31 09:45:55

Members of the Cell Biology in Environmental Toxicology group have discovered evidence of "feminization" of male fish in the estuaries of Gernika, Arriluze, Santurtzi, Plentzia, Ondarroa, Deba and Pasaia.

BPA Raises Prostate Cancer Risk
2014-03-05 08:30:00

A new study from the Cincinnati Cancer Center discovered that if the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) is found in men’s urine it may be a marker for prostate cancer.

Gymnast Exposure To Flame Retardants
2013-11-14 08:55:38

Gymnasts are more often exposed to potentially harmful flame-retardants than most people, according to a new study.


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scriggle
  • To writhe; struggle or twist about with more or less force; wriggle.
  • To scribble, jot.
The word 'scriggle' is likely an alteration of 'wiggle'.
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