Reveals

Some Baby Foods Contain Toxic Metals, Study Reveals

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Baby food products in the baby food aisle in City Target. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

A grim study published by the Congressional Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy found “dangerous levels” of toxic heavy metals in baby foods.

The “inorganic arsenic, lead, cadmium and mercury” could potentially “endanger infant neurological development and long-term brain function,” Fox News 5 reported.

The companies studied by the Subcommittee were Gerber, Nurture Inc, Hain Celestial Group Inc, and Beech-Nut Nutrition. At least three other companies refused to let their products be studied.

“Baby food manufacturers hold a special position of public trust. But consumers mistakenly believe that these companies would not sell unsafe products. The Subcommittee’s staff report found that these manufacturers knowingly sell baby food containing high levels of toxic heavy metals,” Democratic Chairman Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi said in a

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Iggy Azalea Reveals Her Baby Boy’s Name

Without further ado, Iggy Azalea would like to introduce her son Onyx Carter.

The “Fancy” rapper revealed her son’s name on Instagram this Tuesday, just over a month after announcing his arrival. She shared an audio recording of herself talking to her “baby boy,” which was watermarked “Amethyst & Onyx.” 

Seeing as the star’s real name is Amethyst, followers were able to surmise that the 30-year-old named her son, Onyx, in the similar style. One person remarked on the post, “Your names go so well together omg,” to which Iggy responded, “We besties forever.”

Earlier this week, there was some speculation that the Australia native and rumored partner had named their first son, Gilbert. But, in another Instagram comment, the rapper shut that rumor down. “I’m okay with y’all joking ‘n all but let it be known I didn’t name my child that. Lmao,” she replied, according

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