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‘Fixation on Adele’s glow-up reveals society’s fat phobia’

Instantly, people were tweeting and sharing the photos, congratulating her on her “revenge body” – a reference to her ongoing divorce from Simon Konecki. Across my social media feeds, it seemed everyone was sharing headlines that discussed her “sensational new look” and posting her “before and after” snaps. The resounding reaction was: “She looks so… Read More »

Testing reveals PFOA chemicals in US food supply

Per- and polyfluoroalykyl substances1,2 (PFAS) are widely used chemicals that make products water-, oil-, grease- and stain-resistant. The chemicals are also used in firefighting foam. One type, perfluorooctanoic acid or PFOA, is commonly found in older nonstick cookware. PFOA and its cousin perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) are associated with a wide array of health problems, including… Read More »