Dallas-FortWorth, North Central TexasObesogens:Do They Make Us Fat? Chemicals, Foods, Hormones, and Pesticides in the Green Scheme
If you ever religiously followed a dietprogram without achieving your desired result, maybe you came away feelingfrustrated, depressed, or even a tad guilty.
Possibly you asked yourself, "What did Ido wrong?"Maybe nothing. Is there something more to losing weight than just calories eaten and caloriesburned?
Researchers are beginning to think so. Athird factor is probably obesogens–both in our food and in our environment.
More About ObesogensWhat Is an Obesogen?How Do Obesogens Make Us Fat? How Do We Acquire Obesogens? Chemicals as Obesogens Beauty/Personal Products asObesogens Foods as Obesogens How Do We Avoid Obesogens? Sources:Environmental Health Perspectives, 2010; Stephen Perrine’s TheNew American Diet;International Journal of Obesity; Dr. Oz; JillianMichaels’ MasterYour Metabolism; Newsweek, 2009; University of California, Irvine;Ecostiletto; CBS; Cornell University; BioScience, 2008; Environmental WorkingGroup; U. S. Environmental Protection Agency; International Programme on ChemicalSafety