Eating out can increase exposure to toxic chemicals, reveals study

Phthalates can pose risks to pregnant women and children and disrupt male hormones like testosterone. They have also been linked to learning and behaviour problems in older children, as well as birth defects in boys. Exposure to then can causes all sorts of ailments including reduced semen quality, diabetes, lower IQ and cancer

Eating out can increase exposure to toxic chemicals, reveals studyEating at restaurants and fast food chains may increase exposure to potentially harmful hormone-disrupting chemicals used to increase the flexibility and durability of plastic, a study has found. Researchers investigating levels of phthalates in the human body, which have been linked to asthma, breast cancer, type 2 diabetes and fertility issues in the past few […]