May 20, 2013

New Study Links BPA And Childhood Asthma

Kids exposed to a common chemical in plastic are more likely to get asthma and a long list of other ailments, according to a growing body of research.

April 14, 2013

The Extraordinary Science Of Addictive Junk Food

Food industry giants tried to hold a secret meeting on how to avoid blame for America’s obesity epidemic. They failed spectacularly, giving us an inside look at their twisted minds and motives.

April 2, 2013

EPA To Study Flame-Retardant Chemicals—Finally

Flame retardants are still used in car seats, cribs, couches, and electronics—despite links to cancer, neurological, and developmental problems. And new research shows they’re even turning up in our food supply.