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    BPA Plastics…Are They Safe?

    At this point, most of us are aware of BPA. BPA is an endocrine disrupting substance whose effects were actually discovered in 1977 but conclusive research did not determine its toxic effects until almost 30 years later. BPA was finally pulled from plastic baby bottles in 2008.  BPA and other chemicals like it, mimic the actions of naturally occurring hormones in our body. The Early Years I remember in my first year of practice in 2003, when I was very…