Dr. Oz: What Health Problems Do Phthalates Cause?
Dr. Oz welcomed experts pediatrician Dr. Alan Greene and activist mother Maia James, who talked about their concerns surrounding phthalates, hidden chemicals found in our food. These chemicals are known to cause a number of serious health problems.
Dr. Greene said phthalates are manmade chemicals that didn’t even exist until the 20th century. Now, studies show that the chemicals are in most of us. 98 percent of urine tests were positive for phthalates in a recent study.