Worst Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals

by Rachel Baker on October 30, 2013

Here is a list of the 12 worst Endocrine disrupters and how to avoid them.

There is no end to the tricks that endocrine disruptors can play on our bodies: increasing production of certain hormones; decreasing production of others; imitating hormones; turning one hormone into another; interfering with hormone signaling; telling cells to die prematurely; competing with essential nutrients; binding to essential hormones; accumulating in organs that produce hormones.

Here are 12 of the worst hormone disrupters, how they do their dirty deeds, and some tips on how to avoid them.

http://www.ewg.org/research/dirty-dozen-list-endocrine-disruptors

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