BPA Free, Maybe – Symptom Free,  NOT

BPA Free, Maybe – Symptom Free, NOT

Bisphenol A or BPA , used in plastics, continues to be studied in a variety of settings. Just recently, a study was published from the University of Calgary that says BPA-free products are not necessarily free of the estrogen imposter. Manufacturers substitute Bisphenol S (BPS) for BPA. In a study comparing environmental exposure, researchers looked […]

Estrogen makes anaphylaxis worse

Estrogen makes anaphylaxis worse

Much research involves male animals. Fortunately, that’s changing – and with interesting results! Allergic anaphylaxis is more severe in female mice than in males – because of estrogen. Researchers at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, knew that women tend to have more severe anaphylactic reactions than do men, […]