Chemicals and Obesity What If It Isn't All Your Fault? | Acupuncture and Herbs

Chemicals and Obesity: What if if isn't all your fault? 
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...One thing that has affected all of us, from the developing embryo to the adult is a category of chemicals named obesogens by researcher Bruce Blumberg of the University of California, Irvine. These chemicals mimic hormones and upset the body’s homeostasis and disrupt the endocrine system in a way that increases appetites and stores fats. There is evidence that they also affect developing fetuses. Levels have been increasing since the 1950s...