Health Effects of Exposure to Dangerous “Forever Chemicals”

Exposure to chemicals used to create fire-fighting foams and fast food packaging can have adverse effects on our health. Here’s what these pollutants are and why health experts are concerned about them.

Millions of people across the globe are exposed to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), commonly referred to as “forever chemicals.” These are widespread pollutants that persist for long …