Scientific Study Finds 40% Of All Store Receipts Covered In Dangerous Hormone-Disrupting Chemical

(SteveWatson) – A scientific study has found that receipts from ATM’s, grocery stores, fast food restaurants and gas stations contain massive amounts of bisphenol A (BPA), the harmful chemical that is known to cause fertility problems and cancer.

Huge quantities of the chemical were discovered coating 40%, or two fifths, of all U.S. thermal activated paper receipts in a study conducted by the Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C. Continue reading

MSM: Love hormone Oxytocin helps soldiers like each other and hate the enemy

(Telegraph) – Soldiers form loyal “Bands of Brothers” fighting and dying for each other because they have the same instincts that cause mothers to ferociously protect their newborns, a study suggests.

Researchers have found that in the heat of battle they have the same chemicals running through their bloodstreams as protective mothers, meaning they develop incredibly strong bonds with each other but become extremely aggressive to outsiders.

The effect resolves around the hormone oxytocin which is released at times of stress and when people socialise with each other. Continue reading

HRT drugs based on medical fraud

(NaturalNews) – Court documents unsealed as part of a lawsuit against drug giant Pfizer reveal how drug companies used deception and fear to manipulate women into taking dangerous hormone replacement therapy (HRT) drugs. Continue reading

MSM: Gender-bending chemicals ‘triggering early puberty in girls and putting them at risk of diabetes and cancer’

(DailyMail) – Gender-bending chemicals used in food cans, shower curtains and toys may be triggering early puberty in girls – and putting them at greater risk of cancer and diabetes, researchers say.

A study has found evidence that three classes of hormone-mimicking chemicals disrupt the bodies of girls approaching adolescence. Continue reading

Say No to GMO Corporatism

(C4L) – This week I heard a disturbing commercial on the radio which was produced by Monsanto. If you aren’t familiar with Monsanto already, they are the corporation who created Roundup weed killer and Agent Orange, the chemical which caused over 400,000 deaths and disabilities during the Vietnam War. Some of Monsanto’s most recent controversies are engineering rBST (recombinant Bovine Somatotropin) or rBGH (recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone) and Genetically Modified Organisms or GMO’s. These industrialized forms of food have saturated the diet of Americans for years now without consumers even noticing. Continue reading

Fox to Guard Henhouse? Former Monsanto VP May Be Named To Head FDA Safety Working Group

Sometimes I’m just rendered speechless, and this is one of those times. Natasha Chart via Sustainable Food at Change.org:

Obama’s considering appointing a former Monsanto vice president, Mike Taylor, to head the Food Safety Working Group at the FDA. Continue reading

MSM: Chemical cocktail ‘risk to boys’

Chemicals found in many food, cosmetic and cleaning products pose a real threat to male fertility, a leading scientist has warned. Continue reading

BPA Chemicals Found in Soda Cans

A test performed by Canada’s national health regulatory agency, Health Canada, has turned up detectable levels of the hormone-disrupting compound bisphenol A (BPA) in 96 percent of canned soft drinks. Continue reading

Health Canada finds bisphenol A in soft drinks

A Health Canada study of canned pop has found the vast majority of the drinks contain the chemical bisphenol A, a substance that imitates the female hormone estrogen and is banned in baby bottles. Continue reading