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Check out the Environmental Health News article: “Chemicals may alter placenta genes, threaten fetuses.” http://www.environmentalhealthnews.org/ehs/news/2015/jul/phthalates-phenols-endocrine-disruption-pregnant-women-health-fetus #pregnancy #chemicals

Do herbicides alter ecosystems around the world? Scant research makes it hard to prove - ScienceDaily

Professor Heinz Köhler and Professor Rita Triebskorn from the University of Tübingen’s Institute of Evolution and Ecology "postulate interdependent effects between pesticides and global warming." Learn more here: http://environmentalillnessnetwork.tumblr.com/post/62756192282/do-herbicides-alter-ecosystems-around-the-world

Uncovered, the 'toxic' gene hiding in GM crops: Revelation throws new doubt over safety of foods

This links to the Mail Online article: "Uncovered, the 'toxic' gene hiding in GM crops: Revelation throws new doubt over safety of foods; EU watchdog reveals approval for GM foods fails to identify poisonous gene; 54 of the 86 GM plants approved contain the dangerous gene." The article says "The findings are particularly powerful because the work was carried out by independent experts, rather than GM critics."

The linked article discusses how environmental exposures like smoke and arsenic may alter the expression of genes. http://jeb.biologists.org/content/218/1/71.abstract #pregnancy

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"Seventeen reasons to ban glyphosate" by Nancy Swanson http://www.examiner.com/article/seventeen-reasons-to-ban-glyphosate

Chemicals in plastics and cosmetics tied to early births

Reuters reports: "Chemicals in plastics and cosmetics tied to early births." http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/18/us-chemicals-cosmetics-idUSBRE9AH15620131118

Roundup: Alarming Evidence How it May Harm Our Health

This is Your Body on Roundup: www.onegreenplanet.org/natural-health/roundup-alarming-evidence-how-it-may-harm-our-health Dr. Joel Kahn

Foods that Contain the Highest Amount of Pesticides

Foods that Contain the Highest Amount of Pesticides « Dr Akilah El – Celestial Healing Wellness Center

The Environmental Health Perspectives study “Effect of Acetaminophen on Oxidant and Irritant Respiratory Tract Responses to Environmental Tobacco Smoke in Female Mice” found that the response to Tylenol/acetaminophen plus environmental tobacco smoke [ETS] “was equal to or greater than the sum of the responses to either agent alone. Although without effect by itself, acetaminophen greatly increased the reflex irritant response to ETS.”