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Beyond Celiac Disease: The Universal Toxicity Of Wheat (VIDEO)

Toxins |  | Sayer Ji, the author of “The Dark Side of Wheat,” discusses the emerging viewpoint that wheat represents a human species-specific intolerance that should be universally avoided. Some issues raised in the video 150+ adverse health effects associated with wheat consumption, as determined by biomedical research housed on the National Library of Medicine Wheat intolerance/toxicity does ...Read More »

Study: BPA Disrupts Prostate Health

Toxins |  | Bisphenol-A has seen its share of media attention, and none of it has been very positive. It’s a known endocrine disruptor still being used as a softening agent in plastics. You’re probably already aware that BPA disrupts reproductive health, which is contributing to hormonal imbalance in both women and men. BPA lines many aluminum cans ...Read More »

What Are Obesogens?

Toxins |  | Obesogens is an umbrella term given to the dozens of endocrine disruptors that play a role in obesity. Chemicals from plastics, like BPA, are known obesogens, and these chemicals pollute our waterways and pervade our homes. The effects of obesogens have been studied intensely over the past few years and the research shows that they ...Read More »

Pepsi Co. Swaps Aspartame For Sucralose: Is It Worth It?

Toxins |  | Soda is one of the most popular beverages in the developed world, and many people are addicted to its sweet taste and fizzy texture. Not only does soda provide calories, these calories come in the form of refined sugar, namely mercury-laden high fructose corn syrup. Diet sodas are supposed to lessen the health effects of ...Read More »

Two Major Studies Indentify "Significant Concentration" of Mercury in the Red Blood Cells of Autistic Children

Toxins |  | By Arjun Walia, Collective-Evolution |  Mercury is a potent neurotoxin. Even the smallest amounts can cause cumulative adverse effects. Two of the most widespread forms of mercury exposure come from the organic compounds methylmercury (found in fish) and ethylmercury, which makes up 50% of the vaccine preservative thimerosal. The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry ...Read More »

Drugs In Our Water Supply

Toxins |  | Did you know that when you ingest or are injected with prescription drugs, your body doesn’t necessarily use everything? Excess drugs are excreted as waste material. That’s good news for your body since pharmaceuticals can be very hard on your system, it’s not good news for the ecosystem since these residues work their way into ...Read More »

Cooking With Non-Stick Pans? You May Want To Read This

Toxins |  | Pans with a non-stick coating are convenient but new research suggests that the chemical used for the coating is extremely toxic and exposure on any level could prove dangerous to brain health, the reproductive system, and immune system. The Dangers of Non-Stick Coating DuPont, the chemical engineering giant, is responsible for the perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) ...Read More »

Glyphosate: Persistently Toxic

Toxins |  | For decades, Monsanto has claimed that the glyphosate in its Roundup herbicide breaks down so quickly that we shouldn’t worry about the chemical’s impact on soils. Independent scientists (i.e., scientists not funded by the chemical industry) have disagreed. Now, a new study by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre and two Dutch laboratories confirms: Contrary ...Read More »

The Connection Between Mercury and Autism Explained: Here's How it Gets Into Children's Brains

Toxins |  | By Robert F. Kennedy Jr. |  In nature, toxic metals generally are bound with other elements rather than being present in their pure form. However, with the advent of large-scale industrial processes to extract metals from naturally occurring compounds, humans let the genie out of the bottle, contributing significantly to the distribution of mercury, aluminum and other ...Read More »

Splenda Contaminates 65% Of Breastmilk Sampled, Gov. Study Finds

Toxins |  | A concerning study finds that most of the breast milk samples tested contained artificial sweeteners. Why has this never been discovered until now and what are the implications to our most vulnerable populations?  An article soon to be published in the Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health on the presence of synthetic sweeteners in breast ...Read More »

Toxic Chemical: The Health Dangers of Chlorine

Toxins |  | Chlorine is a naturally occurring element and, as part of the literal salt of the earth, very abundant. Humans have harnessed chlorine and most commonly use it for disinfecting purposes. Unfortunately, chlorine’s potential toxicity is not limited to mold and fungus and has actually been linked to serious health dangers for humans. Chlorine as a ...Read More »

Toxic Metal: The Health Dangers of Barium

Toxins |  | Barium is a natural, silvery-white earth metal. Highly reactive with air, barium is not found naturally in pure forms but as a component of ores. When barium is combined with other elements to form barium compounds, it has many applications. Barium carbonate is used as a rat poison, low amounts of barium sulfate may be ...Read More »

The Health Dangers of Energy Drinks

Toxins |  | Often promising a quick boost, an “energy drink” is generally defined as a drink which contains ingredients claimed to enhance mental and physical performance- in some way or another. Energy drinks have soared in popularity since the 1990’s and there are many, many readily available brands. Energy drinks are usually packaged like soda, and have ...Read More »

IQ Losses Continue to Haunt Fluoride

Toxins |  | On September 19, Environmental Health Perspectives, a highly-respected journal, published a study linking higher fluoride levels in pregnant women to lower IQ’s in their children. The decrease was significant. Each 0.5 part per million (ppm) increase in a pregnant woman’s urine fluoride levels reduced her child’s IQ by 2.5 – 3 points. A child of a mother ...Read More »

How Does Olive Oil Support Liver Cleansing?

Toxins |  | Over 30 million people in the United States live with a liver-related health concern.[1] Typical Western diets filled with toxins like sugar and alcohol certainly don’t help. In fact, severe liver conditions like non-alcoholic fatty liver disease are on the rise in the United States.[2] If your liver health isn’t where you want it to be, then you should ...Read More »

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