Trust us, the prevalence of some of these will surprise you.
A study finds people in occupations that involve frequent use of disinfectants and sanitizers, such as workers in the healthcare field, are at a markedly higher risk of developing thyroid cancer. Exposure to the chemicals called biocides can double or triple the likelihood of the disease.
May is National Strawberry Month, but before you head to the store to snag a carton of the freshly ripened berries, it’s important to understand the various chemicals likely to be on your fresh fruit.
This time of year when we tend to eat more fruit for its refreshing taste, but some fruit is GMO-laden and pesticide-covered. Here are some facts about GMO's and tips on eating fruit safely this season.
Toxic chemicals are lurking in every cell in the body. Learn what you can start doing today to detox your body from these harmful chemicals.
The Environmental Working Group recently released its dirty dozen list. Learn more about these 12 worst hormone-altering chemicals.
A study finds indoor pesticides, which are present in most American households, may be putting children at increased risk of childhood leukemia and lymphoma.
The devastation wrought by pesticides on the environment and human health cannot be overestimated. Is it possible for mushrooms to serve as a non-toxic, natural and effective alternative to the harmful chemicals used to kill insects?
Research shows that the effects of the pesticide DDT, banned over 40 years ago, continue to pose a threat to women's health.
Methyl bromide is a highly toxic chemical that is banned in most countries. In the U.S. it's still allowed for a variety of uses.