Is BPA In Cash Register Receipts Worse Than We Thought?

BY ON October 30, 2014
This post was written by Lindsay McCormick , Research Analyst, and Richard Denison, Ph.D., Lead Senior Scientist for the Environmental Defense Fund: Bisphenol A (BPA) is an endocrine-disrupting chemical, and has been associated with health effects such as premature puberty and developmental neurotoxicity. Massive quantities...

TOPICS: Toxics

Trick Or Treat? Why Halloween Scares Moms

BY ON October 27, 2014
Halloween preparations are in full swing in our house. But I have a confession to make — I force a stiff smile when my kids squeal in excitement about the trick or treating. Because if there’s anything that raises my Mommy hackles, it’s Halloween. And...

TOPICS: Motherhood, Toxics