Tagged: pesticides

BPA and hormones

Does BPA Really Cause Hormone Disruption?

Research being presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the AAAS is shedding doubt that current levels of human exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) is disrupting hormones to the extent characterized by many. Are we really safe from hormone disruptors?

Parkinsons disease

Parkinson’s Disease Linked to Exposure to Pesticides

A review of research from Belgium’s Catholic University of Louvain has confirmed that Parkinson’s disease is linked to occupational exposure to pesticides. The researchers, working with the Louvain Center for Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, analyzed studies between 1985 and 2011 that looked at...