Tag: chemicals

Fluoride Reduces the IQ of Children, Study Finds

Fluoride Reduces the IQ of Children, Study Finds

According to a research done by a team of experts from York University in Canada and published in JAMA Pediatrics, drinking fluoridated water during pregnancy reduced the child’s IQ. The researchers estimated the mothers-to-be fluoride intake on the basis of the level of fluoride in their local supply of water […]

Kudos to France: Monsanto’s Roundup Finally Banned

Kudos to France: Monsanto’s Roundup Finally Banned

The president of France, Macron, is fully committed to banning glyphosate-based weed killers to 2021. However, MPs have rejected legal moves to enforce the ban. The lower house of the French parliament has rejected efforts to impose a deadline to phase out this controversial chemical that’s been associated with cancer. […]

Kale: One of the most Contaminated Veggies?

Kale Is One Of The Most Contaminated Veggies

Often praised for its abundance of nutrients, kale has now become a part of the ‘Dirty Dozen’- a list of fruits and veggies that have the most pesticides, according to an analysis made by the EWG. Has kale become one of the most contaminated veggies? The group is known to […]

The 12 Worst Cancerous Ingredients in Products We Use Daily

The 12 Worst Cancerous Ingredients in Products We Use Daily

As a response to the years of research associating environment toxins and cancer, the EWG has released the Cancer Prevention Dirty Dozen featuring 12 cancerous ingredients present in everyday products like cosmetics, furniture, and packaging. According to the report, since we live in a world full of chemicals, it’s high […]