Five Most Common BPA Disruptors

Posted by berlinstreethealthcare on December 7, 2018 at 12:40 AM

BPA Biphenol A is a concern because of possible health effects of BPA on the brain, behavior and prostate gland of fetuses, infants and children.

~ Don't microwave polycarbonate plastic food containers.

~ Plastic containers have recycle codes on the bottom.

~ Reduce your use of canned foods.

~ When possible, opt for glass, porcelain or stainless steel containers, particularly for hot food or liquids.

~ Metal (aluminum) food and drink cans are commonly coated with BPA-containing epoxy films.

~ Reusable water bottles (Polycarbonate plastic #7). Soda and beer (in cans). Fast food.

Wash your hands after handling cash register receipts. They imitate the body's hormones, and it can interfere with the production, secretion, transport, action, function, and elimination of natural hormones. BPA can behave in a similar way to estrogen and other hormones in the human body.

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