• Pear Myers - Bisphenol A (BPA)
    Pear Myers - Bisphenol A (BPA)
    hormone-altering chemicals
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    They found that exposure to Bisphenol A, if you take a little bit of Bisphenol A and put it in corn oil and feet it to a mouse while she’s pregnant, and the amount that is in the mouse, that’s fed to the mouse is equivalent to two parts per billion of her body weight, that a male mouse in her womb at the time will grow up with a prostate that’s much bigger than it should be.  And also it’s structure has been changed so that it’s hypersensitive to hormone stimulation.  So for the life of that animal, it’s got a different prostate.  It’s got one that’s predisposed to prostate problems.  This was happening at an unheard of level.  It was a very controversial result, it’s subsequently been confirmed.