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30 May The Role of Environmental Estrogens in Hormone Imbalances

Environmental estrogens are plants, food or chemicals in the environment that mimic the effect of the hormone estrogen and change hormonal patterns in both men and women. This is called endocrine disruption. Hormones are messengers, providing instructions telling different parts of the body how to function....

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Protect Yourself From Environmental Causes Of Hormone Imbalance   HOW DO EVERYDAY CHEMICALS AFFECT WOMEN’S HEALTH? Chemicals in the environment known as endocrine disruptors can interfere with the normal activity of hormones in women. These hormonal imbalances contribute to hormone-related cancers such as breast, uterine, ovarian, thyroid and...

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16 Sep What Moms of Daughters Need to Know About Boobs

PRECOCIOUS PUBERTY: WHAT MOMS OF DAUGHTERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BOOBS I recently heard an interview on CBC’s radio program The Current, with Florence Williams, author of Breasts: a Natural and Unnatural History. Obviously, it was fascinating. Williams was discussing how our environment has impacted the health...

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