Tagged: Bisphenol-A (BPA)

BPA plastic and diabetes

BPA Exposure Linked to Diabetes

New research from the West Virginia University School of Medicine has confirmed other research finding that Bisphenol A (BPA) – found among various plastics and resins in consumer goods – may lead or contribute to diabetes.

Toxic effects passed down for generations

Toxins Effect Us for Generations

Years ago scientists discovered that stress responses can be passed down over several generations within our genetic information – in a science termed epigenetics. New evidence is revealing that toxic exposures can also affect our grandchildren and their children. Research from Washington State...

BPA and birth defects

BPA Causes Genital Birth Defect

Researchers from the California-based Kaiser Foundation Research Institute have determined that boys born of parents exposed to occupational levels of Bisphenol-A (BPA) are more likely to have a genital birth defect. The abnormality is related to a shortening of the anogenital distance, which...