Tag: endocrine disruptor

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Even very low-dose endocrine disruptors induce learned helplessness, anhedonia

Not much to comment on this study, considering the mountains of literature already available on the topic…

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DHT blocks, androgen antagonists promote breast cancer

The first claim of the title is already well-known to my readers and to clinical practice. DHT…

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SSRI drugs decrease androgens / progestogens, increase estrogens

As hard as it is to believe, this is the actual title of the study – i.e….

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Endocrine disruptors in cosmetics may cause postpartum depression, premature births

Hardly a surprising finding, but it will probably come as a shock to most modern women who…

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Drop in mom’s thyroid levels, undetectable by blood tests, tanks child IQ

I am posting this article mostly for the specific quote corroborating Peat’s writing that thyroid blood tests…

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Estrogen excess during pregnancy may cause autism

Finally! Some common sense is emerging from the medical profession. For one, it points the finger straight…

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Endocrine disruptors (BPA) can cause autism several generations later

In one of his recent newsletters, as well several KMUD interviews, Peat mentioned that the effects of…

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Endocrine disruptors in sunscreen absorb systemically after just one day of use, persist for days

So much for the safety of sunscreen. Of course, the article immediately goes on the defensive and…

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Allopregnanolone deficiency during pregnancy causes autism

Yet another study that links prenatal stress with the offspring developing autism. The rates of autism have…