Migraine Relief – “It doesn’t appear that BPA is causing migraines, the researchers write, but that it is making the headaches worse.” …
Migraine Relief: New Study Finds Women’s Migraines Worsened By Common Food Packaging Chemical
A new study from the University of Kansas Medical Center has found that bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical commonly used in some types of food packaging, could be making things worse for female sufferrers of migraine headaches.
BPA is used in the epoxy linings of cans used for soup and other foods, as well as plastic containers. The chemical acts like the hormone estrogen in the human body, and the study finds that this could be causing a hormonal imbalance in many women that would increase the severity of migraines.
Here’s a very interesting article by Emily Main that just appeared in Rodale News. If you’re a woman who suffers from migraines, this is “must read” stuff …
http://www.rodalenews.comFriday, December 06, 2013 8:27:46 AM
A migraine can make anyone miserable. But what if you could stop your next one in its tracks simply by giving up plastic containers and canned soup? That’s a question researchers in Kansas are pondering after an animal study’s results suggested that bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical that’s used in the epoxy linings of canned goods, could be making these painful headaches worse.
Read More At : http://www.rodalenews.com/natural-migraine-relief
Biosphenol A (BPA) Can Be Avoided
In our chemically saturated civilization, there are common sense things you can do to avoid unhealthy levels of exposure in your daily life. As far as BPA is concerned, you can avoid canned foods and make sure you never microwave your food in plastic containers marked with a #7. It’s almost impossible to remain completely free of dangerous household chemicals, but simply purchasing safe household products … and adhering to a few common sense rules … can go a long way to insure your health and the health of your family.