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Plastic Problems

There are war problems and there are plastic problems. We've explained why plastic baby bottles can be bad for baby boys. Now it turns out that when mothers drink out of plastic bottles when pregnant, it can affect the personalities of their girl babies, when they reach the "terrible twos."

BPA is commonly used in the production of polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins that can be found, for example, in some types of plastic bottles, canned food linings, water supply pipes and medical tubing. About 93% of people in the US have detectible levels of BPA in their urine, according to the Centers for Disease Control. if a woman is exposed to BPA early in her pregnancy, development of the baby

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