Chemical enemy number one: how bad are phthalates really? | The Guardian

Why “no phthalates” is a vital part of our no list! – Name a major public health concern over the past two decades and there’s likely some link to phthalates exposure.In the past few years, researchers have linked phthalates to asthma, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, breast cancer, obesity and type II diabetes, low IQ, neurodevelopmental issues, behavioral […]


More whole grains linked with lower mortality 

We like our whole grain bread! Another reason to keep up those healthy grains – Eating more whole grains is associated with up to 15% lower mortality—particularly cardiovascular disease (CVD)-related mortality, according to a large new long-term study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.The study also found that bran, a component of whole grain foods, was associated […]