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Health & Wellness

HEALTH ALERT: These 12 Popular Sodas Tested Positive for a Potential Carcinogen
Health & Wellness  (tags: product safety, carcinogens, sodas, study, prevention, study, safety, humans, diet, food, protection )

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- 220 days ago - motherjones.com
The chemical compound that gives some sodas a caramel-brown color could be a carcinogen--and according to a new study by Consumer Reports, it's in many popular soft drinks at levels that exceed what many experts consider safe
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand That Cosmetics Be Free of Toxic Metals
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, product safety, cosmetics, metal levlels, consumer safety, study, protection )

Cal
- 355 days ago - forcechange.com
New research has detected not just lead but manganese, cobalt, cadmium, aluminum, titanium, and chromium in lipstick. While titanium oxide and aluminum are FDA-approved, the article's sources say the other metals are most likely contaminants.
FDA Is Reviewing the Use of Antibacterial Products Containing Triclosan
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, humans, science, society, PRODUCT SAFETY, safety, protection, study, government )

Cal
- 1595 days ago - latimes.com
The antibacterial chemical found in liquid hand soaps, deodorant bar soaps, toothpastes and more may harm humans and the wildlife. Industry groups say they have provided volumes of information on the benefits and safety of the products.
Soon To Be Banned Plastic Toys Flooding The Market
Health & Wellness  (tags: child safety, product safety, toys, toy recall, government, children, ethics, health, humans, illness, news, risks, safety, warning )


- 2135 days ago - consumeraffairs.com
10/24/08 a flood of phthalate-ridden toys hitting stores just in time for holiday shopping. phthalates-chemicals some fear may cause reproductive defects was outlawed by concgress this summer.
   

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