New unlikely-to-pass bill would require FDA to study, reassess food chemicals

A new bill would require the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to study and reassess chemicals used in food.

Autism Linked to Toxic Chemicals in Household Products, Personal Care Products and Food: Study

New scientific research has linked autism to chemicals commonly found in U.S. household products, personal care products and food: PCBs, Phthalates, Bisphenol-A (BPA) and Pesticides.  More specifically, the study found that women who are exposed to these toxic chemicals while pregnant are more likely to have autistic children.