By: Terry Graedon September 20, 2018 2 Comments
    How Good Should You Feel About BPA Substitutes?

    Over the last few decades, scientists have identified a large number of compounds that can mimic hormones like estrogen. These endocrine disruptors include bisphenol A, also known as BPA. Scientists h…

    By: Terry Graedon April 26, 2018 4 Comments
    Show 1119: What Can You Do to Facilitate Fertili…

    Chances are you know someone who has had difficulty conceiving a child, though you may not be aware of their struggle. Endocrine disruptors are widespread in our environment, and may be affecting sper…

    By: Terry Graedon July 27, 2017 7 Comments
    Sperm Counts Down Dramatically in Four Decades

    Couples who want children may be having more difficulty than their parents did. A new meta-analysis shows that sperm counts among men around the world have dropped dramatically since the 1970s. Studyi…

    By: Terry Graedon August 21, 2014 1 Comments
    Are Disinfectants Driving the Worldwide Drop in …

    Quaternary ammonium compounds found in common household disinfectants may negatively affect mouse reproduction. Scientists in two different laboratories made the observation independently, and then co…