What Your Pee Color Says About Your Health

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Clear pee, orange pee, even green pee (yes green pee not pea).. what does it all mean? Find out here: www.care2.com/greenliving/what-your-pee-color-says-about-your-health-infographic.html

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PROPYL PARABEN: Are you eating an endocrine disruptor?

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“The pastry you’re thinking about buying may contain the preservative propyl paraben, linked to disruptions in hormone signaling. …it is in 49 widely-available processed foods, including Sara Lee cinnamon rolls, Watchers cakes and La Banderita Corn Tortillas.” 

Research shows: “….decreased sperm counts in young rats at and below the concentrations which the U.S. Food and Drug Administration considers safe for human consumption…it acts as a synthetic estrogenic compound and can alter hormone signaling and gene expression (Routledge 1998; Terasaka 2006; Vo 2011; Wróbel 2014).

Proper endocrine signaling is particularly important during critical windows of development—while in the womb and during childhood and adolescence. Chemicals that disrupt hormone signaling can lead to adverse effects on development, reproduction, and the neurological and immune systems.

…92.7 percent of Americans tested had propyl paraben in their urine (Calafat 2010).” Read more @: http://www.ewg.org/research/propyl-paraben?inlist=Y&utm_source=201504PropylResendGmailCom&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504PropylResendGmailCom