Faces and Voices of People exposed to Diethylstilbestrol… DES Stories, the Book… on Pinterest

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Faces and Voices of People exposed to Diethylstilbestrol... DES Stories, the Book... on PinterestThe book DES Stories is a tribute to the millions of lives upended by exposure to DES diethylstilbestrol, synthetic estrogen, toxic chemical, and carcinogenic prescription drug. In photographic portraits and interviews, DES daughters, mothers, and DES sons tell, in their own voice, what it’s like to be DES-exposed.

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A 2011 Study: why canned Soup may Not be Healthy

BPA might contribute to cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and obesity in humans

A 2011 Study: why canned Soup may Not be Healthy

Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) discovered BPA in soup cans elevates levels of the chemical in the body.

Read Study: Why canned soup may not be healthy,
digital journal, NOV 23, 2011.

DES Situation in the UK… Don’t People have the Right to know?

New Study Suggests Lifetime Risk of Adverse Health Outcomes for DES Daughters+/- 300,000 individuals have been exposed to DES in the UK! Don’t they have the right to know?
A post on Care2  DES Daughter's news on Care2

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How do You like your Meat? With Zeranol, Melengestrol acetate, or Ractopamine?

The Drug Store in American Meat, by Martha Rosenberg

How do you like your meat? With Zeranol, Melengestrol acetate, or Ractopamine?
We’re Eating What? by Martha Rosenberg

Thanks to the black hand of Big Meat on USDA and FDA policies, the drugstore in U.S. meat is largely hidden from food consumers. So are the health effects of the cheap, ubiquitous and unwholesome meat.

Read the full article The Drug Store in American Meat
by Martha Rosenberg, CounterPunch, 28 Nov 2012

A Breast Cancer Survivor, Jackie, reports on her DES Journey… on Pinterest

See DES Daughter Jackie Testimonial on PinterestA Breast Cancer survivor, Jackie, reports on her DES journey. Jackie White is one of 53 women who brought the DES Breast Cancer lawsuit in Boston against Eli Lilly, the maker of the drug DES (diethylstilbestrol) prescribed to millions of women decades ago.

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Distilbène: des Mots sur un Scandale…

a DES Book on Pinterest

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  • French book written by Veronique Mahe, Prefaced by Marie Darrieussecq and published in 2010.
  • Testimonials from DES Daughters, mothers, sons, fathers, partners and husbands.
Le Distilbène DES, en savoir plus

New Zealand link to USA Breast Cancer Trial over the DES Drug

A DES register was never been set up in NZ

New Zealand link to USA Breast Cancer Trial over the DES DrugProf Paul says during the 1980s she tried to publish research on the problem but her paper was rejected by three journals. She said:

We got the sense that publicity … was not actively sought – indeed the opposite – by doctors

Most health records from the time have since been destroyed, leaving the total number of DES-affected a mystery. Prof Paul said:

“It is a guess now”

Read NZ link to US legal fight over drug, 3news, 19 Jan 2012.

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Diethylstilbestrol or DES was sold under many names… some Prescribed Drugs are on Flickr

Diethylstilbestrol or DES was sold under many names... some Prescribed Drugs are on FlickrIf your Mum remembers about these anti-miscarriage drugs, chances are you have been exposed to DES

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BPA: Friend or Foe? A Look beyond bisphenol A Headlines…

There are 20–30 papers published every month on BPA…

BPA: friend or foe? A Look beyond bisphenol A Headlines...BPA, DES and similar compounds are known as endocrine-disrupting chemicals, which are substances in the environment that interfere with the proper functioning of hormones.

BPA: friend or foe? Well, that depends who you talk to. Broadly speaking, if you ask the chemical industry the answer is no, ask anti-BPA campaigners and you will get a yes, but ask the scientists and they really cannot say for sure …

Read BPA: friend or foe? RSC, 20 November 2012.

Fake Hormone for Pregnant Women causes Real Cancer in their Daughters and Sons

Fake Hormone for Pregnant Women causes Real Cancer in their Daughters and Sons

Asian medical intellectuals are sharing their thoughts about DES on the blog / forum MedicalInfo.asia

 

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