More Bad News About BPA

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By Molly Clifton

Researchers have new evidence about the chemical bisphenol-A and how it may interfere with the development of the central nervous system.

BPA is used to make plastic containers and cans.

A study at Duke Medicine found the chemical may disrupt a gene that's critical to the developing brain.

The findings raise new questions about whether BPA contributes to developmental disorders, including a certain type of autism.
 



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