Although much of the alarm over the use of antibiotics on livestock focuses on its contribution to bacterial resistance, the presence of drug residues and other chemicals in U.S. meat is also causing concern.
Environmental Health News
A growing collection of evidence suggests dietary exposure to phthalates (which can leach from packaging and mix with food) may cause significant metabolic and hormonal abnormalities, especially during early development.
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