BPA Identified As Potential "Environmental Obesogen"
From Treehugger, by John Laumer
Just when I thought it would be fine to cook with canned tomato sauce - bis-Phenol A recently having been granted toxicology probation - emerges the possibility that BPA can make you obese. Ohhh wait - not so fast. What Bruce Blumberg of UC Irvinespecifically seems to be saying is that exposing a fetus or a young child to to BPA confuses cell receptors, which may add to the risk of lifelong obesity. (Hope I said that right.) ...Read More.