Plastics and pesticides: Health impacts of synthetic chemicals in US products doubled in last 5 years, study finds

Farmers spray pesticides in a strawberry field in Brazlândia, Brazil.

(CNN)The proof is piling up: Many synthetic chemicals can harm your health and that of your children.

Evidence has doubled in the last five years about the negative impact on our health of endocrine-disrupting chemicals in plastics, pesticides, flame retardants and other merchandise, according to a new review of recent