Perfluorooctanoic acid was an ingredient in DuPont's non-stick cookware for decades, and was also used in other stain-resistant products. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2015/10/21/pfoa-dupont-non-stick-cookware.aspx
Non-stick cookware contains several toxic perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) like perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), which can cause thyroid disease. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2011/07/30/another-reason-to-ditch-your-nonstick-cookware.aspx
Reuters Health - People who had higher levels of a common synthetic chemical, PFOA, in their blood were more likely to have heart disease or have had a stroke, in a new U.S. study. #Perfluorooctanoic #acid
... Do you still use teflon? exposure to the Teflon chemical PFOA causes the risk of testicular cancer to skyrocket by 170% ... it's in cookware, clothing, furniture, carpets, popcorn bags and food ... perfluorooctanoic acid remains indefinitely in the environment and gets stuck in your body. PFOA is a known carcinogen, and has been associated with increased cholesterol, preeclampsia, heart disease, liver damage, thyroid trouble, neurological disorders, chronic kidney disease and kidney…
HEALTH ALERT: When heated, non-stick cookware becomes a source of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), a chemical linked to a range of health problems, including thyroid disease and infertility in women. #Health
Here are 8 of the most unhealthy, cancer-causing foods that you should never eat again. Microwave Popcorn The lining of microwave popcorn bags causes immune system and liver damage. Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), found in the lining of the bag, is linked to many health problems, according to a recent study from UCLA. The U.S. Environmental …
According to researchers at Scotland’s Sterling University, regularly using scratched or damaged nonstick pans can as much as double your risk of thyroid problems. Their best guess as to why: Two powerful chemicals in nonstick coatings -- called perfluoroctane sulphonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) -- sabotage the ability of thyroid hormones to bind to the tissues that desperately need them.
Learn about the dangers of perfluoroalkyls, chemicals used to keep grease from leaking through fast food wrappers. http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2010/12/01/chemicals-in-fast-food-wrappers-show-up-in-human-blood.aspx
Here are 8 of the most unhealthy, cancer-causing foods that you should never eat again. 8 Cancer Causing Foods You Should Stop Eating Microwave Popcorn The lining of microwave popcorn bags causes immune system and liver damage. Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), found in the lining of the bag, is linked to many health problems, according to …
The Hidden Health Risks of Microwave Popcorn #diacetyl, Popcorn lung’, or in medical language bronchiolitis obliterans and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). #PFOA gets released from the coating and is ingested.
Self-cleaning ovens release toxic fluoride fumes when heated to 260oC/400oF due to the Teflon coating lining the walls (Teflon contains Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is a synthetic fluoropolymer and Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), also known as C8 and perfluorooctanoate, is a synthetic perfluorinated carboxylic acid and fluorosurfactant - types of fluoride).