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99 Percent of Pregnant Women in U.S. Test Positive for Multiple Chemicals -- Including Banned Ones


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Virtually all pregnant women in the U.S. carry multiple chemicals in their bodies. This chemical load includes some banned since the 1970's, as well as others used in common products such as non-stick cookware, processed foods and personal care products.

A new study marks the first time that the number of chemicals to which pregnant women are exposed has been counted.


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