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The Chemicals in Your Mac and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese products were especially high in phthalates, chemicals that may pose special risks to pregnant women and young children.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Testosterone Food Cheese Hazardous and Toxic Substances Hormones Babies and Infants Factories and Manufacturing Containers and Packaging Pregnancy and Childbirth Diet and Nutrition Consumer Protection Food Contamination and Poisoning Source Type: news

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Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news
Authors: Ozturk Z, Ugras K PMID: 29537318 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: J Obstet Gynaecol Source Type: research
LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog LITFL • Life in the Fast Lane Medical Blog - Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog aka Tropical Travel Trouble 003 A 65 yr old woman from Ethiopia is visiting her grandchild for the first time in Europe. She is normally fit and well, physically active with a small-holding in Ethiopia. She does not take any medication and cannot remember the last time she saw a doctor. She presents to you with difficulty chewing 3 days after arriving in the UK. She describes it as being “stiff in the mouth” Questions: Q1. What is the differential diagno...
Source: Life in the Fast Lane - Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Tags: Clinical Cases Tropical Medicine tetanus Source Type: blogs
Conditions:   Dietary Habits;   Lead Poisoning;   Pregnancy Related Intervention:   Other: None - observational Sponsors:   University of Bristol;   Wellcome Trust;   Medical Research Council;   Bristol Biomedical Research Unit Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
[Vanguard] Women have many options for oral contraceptives that are safe, effective and reversible, but despite decades of research, men have none.
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - Category: OBGYN Source Type: news
[Nation] A compound traditionally used by African hunters as poison on their arrows could be the key to male contraception.
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - Category: OBGYN Source Type: news
We present a case of unintentional lead exposure from a store-bought ceramic mug and a nutritional supplement. A 32-year-old female was found to have a whole blood lead concentration of 44 μg/dL. Evaluation of her home, occupation, and hobbies initially did not identify a source of lead exposure. Further investigation revealed that the likely etiology of the exposure was lead leaching from a ceramic mug used by the patient to drink hot lemon water while she was pregnant. She stopped drinking from the mug and her blood lead levels decreased, but increased a year later after she began to ingest a maca root powder sup...
Source: Journal of Medical Toxicology - Category: Toxicology Authors: Tags: J Med Toxicol Source Type: research
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