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10 Crazy Things Pesticides Are Doing to Your Body
Agrochemicals, home bug sprays, and lawn treatments could be causing chronic illness in your family.
By Leah Zerbe & Emily Main - August 2, 2012
Agrochemical supporters tend to fall back on a "the dose makes the poison" theory, assuming that small exposures aren't harmful. Increasingly, though, independent scientists are debunking that belief, even proving that incredibly tiny doses could set a person up for health problems later in life. Luckily, eating organic, less processed foods can cut back on your pesticide exposure.
Here are 9 health problems associated with pesticide-based agrochemicals.