‘Forever Chemicals’ Have Made Their Way to Farms

A farmer spraying chemicals.

Forever chemicals — the catchier name for the class of chemicals known as PFAS, per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances — don’t break down in the environment. (Image: PublicDomainPictures via Pixabay)

Researchers Find Connection Between Household Chemicals and Gut Microbiome

Household cleaning chemicals.

A team of researchers for the first time has found a correlation between the levels of bacteria and fungi in the gastrointestinal tract of children and the amount of common chemicals found in their home environment. (Image: Michael-T via Pixabay)

Killing Us Slowly: Study Found PFAS in Food Nearly 20 Years Ago

Grilled salmon and vegetables.

anti-inflammatory foods include fatty fish like salmon, flax seeds, berries, grapes, and vegetables like broccoli, peppers, tomatoes, and walnuts. (Image: cattalin via Pixabay)