Bisphenol A (BPA), a common chemical found in plastic water bottles and can linings can mimic estrogen, one of the two main sex hormones found in women. Not surprisingly, it is suspected in causing reproductive disorders. A recent study found that a soy-rich diet may protect women undergoing infertility treatments from the harmful effects of Bisphenol A (BPA).
Other Creating a Family resources you will enjoy:
- Talk with the Expert: Effect of Bisphenol A (BPA) on Fertility and Miscarriage
- How the Environment Affects Fertility and Conception