Current Health News

August 27, 2014 - Issue 2930


Best-Selling Toothpaste Contains Hazardous Endocrine-Disrupting Chemical

Best-Selling Toothpaste Contains Hazardous Endocrine-Disrupting Chemical

August 27, 2014

Its maker claimed the fetal bone malformations found in study rats were "irrelevant," but instead, they may suggest negative effects on hormones and links to breast, ovarian, prostate, and testicular cancer. And this toothpaste still sits in many US bathrooms.

Why Your Couch Is Killing You

Flame Retardants in Couch Cushions

August 27, 2014

Relaxing on your couch takes on a far more sinister meaning when you understand what this could be doing to your health.