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Science still catching up on DDT harms

Kristin Schafer Panna Two recent studies report new evidence of the harms of a very old pesticide. It’s that pesky, persistent and infamous chemical, DDT. Nearly 40 years after its use in agriculture was banned in many countries around the … Continue reading

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The Bitter Truth About Splenda

Source: GreenMedInfo If you were told to ingest a biologically alien synthetic chemical whose presence on this planet did not predate 1976, and whose structure is only a few atoms away from the deadly pesticide DDT, and you knew that … Continue reading

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Obesity & pesticides: The untold story

Source: Panna Get your kids to exercise, eat right, and control their portions — these steps can help combat childhood obesity, we’re told. But new research on persistent chemicalspoints to the fact that as parents, we’re not getting the whole … Continue reading

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