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Common chemicals may delay pregnancy

Posted on Feb 15, 2009 in Cancer

Recent animal studies have found these chemicals may have a variety of toxic effects on the liver, immune system and developmental and reproductive organs. © istockphoto.com/Kati Molin By Steven Reinberg, HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Jan. 29 (HealthDay News) — Chemicals known as perfluorinated chemicals, which are pervasive in food packaging, pesticides, clothing, upholstery, carpets and personal care products, may delay pregnancy, a new study suggests. These chemicals are being phased out in the United States because of their toxic effects, and are expected to be completely gone by...

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