Study finds toxic chemicals in pregnant womens’ bodies – USA Today – By Liz Szabo – (Friday, January 14, 2011)

by drsjbecker on January 14, 2011

Pregnant women take elaborate steps to protect their babies’ health, following doctors’ orders to avoid alcohol, caffeine, tobacco – even soft cheeses and deli meats.

In spite of these efforts, a new study shows the typical pregnant woman has dozens of potentially toxic or even cancer-causing chemicals in her body – including ingredients found in flame retardants and rocket fuel.   http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/parenting-family/pregnancy/2011-01-14-chemicals14_st_N.htm

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