Pregnancy

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February 2, 2011
Credit: Peasap/FlickrThis January, a study by the University of California San Francisco confirmed that pregnant women carry multiple chemicals in their bodies that...
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May 8, 2010
Photo credit: Paul Goyette/FlickrYou say they're where?Toxic chemicals—some known to cause cancer—are in our bodies and in our newborns as well. Researchers have found...
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August 4, 2009
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, man-made chemicals collect in our bodies, leading pregnant women to worry about what may be reaching their unborn...
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August 4, 2009
Las sustancias químicas fabricadas por el hombre se han almacenado en nuestro cuerpo, según los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de enfermedades, lo cual preocupa a las...
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December 10, 2008
If you've sat through a baby shower recently, the thought of making yours green may sound appealing—impossible, but appealing. Traditionally, the baby shower is a well-meant...
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September 1, 2008
Here's what the other books won't tell you: baby's got quite a chemical load to bear.  
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September 18, 2007
Could the floral scent of your air freshener contain toxic chemicals known to cause birth defects? NRDC recently tested 14 air fresheners and found that 12 contained phthalates (...
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January 31, 2008
We are expecting our first child and are trying to decide if it's worth it to buy a crib made of organic materials. An organic crib mattress is significantly more expensive—(from...
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