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Trust Glass, Not Plastic

You can trust glass, but you can’t trust plastic for water bottles, dishes or other uses. While a small percentage are safe, no reliable guide exists, thus damning all plastics that contacts anything you put in your body. “BPA free” no guarantee Significantly, most plastics that claim to be “BPA Free” just have different types […]

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UN-Stealth Me! Human Lab Rats Move Toward Testing

Over on our consumer science site, Stealth Epidemic, we described The Stealth Epidemic Project and the various goals that we  have set out to accomplish. We’ve gotten a pretty good, if episodic, start on the hardcore (caution, footnotes!) site, Nano Active, and a solid start with trying to translate the health science of hormone disruptors […]

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Why Is “Estrogenic Action” Important?

The term “estrogenic” refers to hormone disrupting chemicals like BPA and other chemicals from plastics, pesticides and other sources that can affect the health of both men and women in ways that are similar to estrogen. The Endocrine Society (www.endo-society.org) — the world’s oldest and largest organization for doctors and medical researchers who study hormones,– […]

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