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Fertility, Pesticides and B Vitamins May Help

B vitamins may help counteract a common pesticide’s detrimental effects on fertility According to new research at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, women who have adequate levels of B vitamins are more likely to get pregnant and stay pregnant even with high levels of the common pesticide DDT, which is known to have…

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April 14, 2015

Pesticides in Produce

Don’t Want to Eat Bug and Weed-Killers? You have the Power to Reduce Your Intake of Pesticides by Avoiding the Dirty Dozen Crops or by Purchasing Organically-Produced Fruits and Vegetables Instead. Two-thirds of produce samples in recent government tests had pesticide residues. Pesticides in Produce helps you shop smart by highlighting the cleanest and dirtiest…

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September 23, 2014