Woman Has Highest BPA Levels Ever Reported
A woman living inِ Cincinnati, Ohio, hasِ broken a record ofِ sorts: She hasِ the highest-ever documented levels ofِ a chemical called bisphenol A (BPA) inِ herِ body, researchers announced onِ Wednesday (May 11).
BPA isِ foundِ in someِ plastics, theِ lining ofِ canned foods, dental sealants andِ other everyday items.
(High temperatures increase theِ chance BPA isِ leached outِ ofِ the container andِ into food.) The findings areِ concerning becauseِ it means thatِ goingِ through yourِ daily life inِ the general population, anyِ one ofِ us couldِ beِ exposed toِ theseِ levels, saidِ study researcher Dr.