Saturday, March 31, 2012

Foods that Contain the Highest Amount of Pesticides

Ever wonder what fruits and vegetables are most likely to be doused in Dow Chemical and other undisclosed chemical pesticides, herbicides and fertilizer?
Much of the produce that is sold today in supermarkets is supplied from farmers who practice conventional farming methods. In other words, the produce has been grown using chemical fertilizers as well as pesticides and herbicides. Many scientific studies suggest that the effects of synthetic pesticides can be detrimental to our health; one study suggests that the consumption of pesticides may lead to ADHD in children; in some other cases, exposure can lead to many forms of cancers, infertility problems and birth defects.
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GreenMedInfo.com