Phthalates and Pregnancy Loss

Phthalates and Pregnancy Loss

Phthalates are substances added to plastics to increase their flexibility, transparency, durability, and longevity. They are in many common household products and can be ingested upon release into the environment. Metabolic by-products of phthalates are excreted in the urine. Studies in rodents exposed to phthalates have shown changes in hormone levels and can cause birth […]

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