A new study of fetal exposure to BPA, a plastic additive found in some food packaging, shows that the chemical altered the mammary gland development in monkeys. The researchers reported that the changes they observed in the monkeys reinforce concerns that BPA – bisphenol A – could contribute to breast cancer in women.
A simple and inexpensive method to extract deadly arsenic from drinking water using plastic bottles could dramatically improve health in underdeveloped nations, reports a research team at Monmouth University (MU), West Long Branch, New Jersey, USA.
Do you drink tap or bottled water and which one is safer?
A new study out shows us what contaminants have been found in our tap water and which ones aren’t even being tested for. Fox 29’s Tara Cardoso digs up the dirty details on what’s coming out of your faucet.