Posts Tagged "pediatricians"

Chemicals in food may harm children, pediatricians’ group says

Posted on Nov 1, 2018 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the July 23, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) A major pediatricians’ group is urging families to limit the use of plastic food containers, cut down on processed meat during pregnancy and consume more whole fruits and vegetables rather than processed food. Such measures would lower children’s exposures to chemicals in food and food packaging that are tied to health problems such as obesity, the group says. The American Academy of Pediatrics issued the guidelines in a statement and...

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Pediatricians seek better regulation of toxins

Posted on Apr 28, 2011 in Uncategorized

By Liz Szabo, USA TODAYUpdated 1d 16h ago 27 | 8 Share Reprints & Permissions The U.S. needs to do a better job protecting children and pregnant women from toxic chemicals, says a policy statement out today from the American Academy of Pediatrics. By Katye Martens, USA TODAY The group says children’s developing brains and bodies are far more vulnerable than adults’ to toxins. And while pediatricians typically spend more time in the clinic than on Capitol Hill, the policy’s authors say they felt compelled to advocate for patients who...

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