.- How common household chemicals may gradually be making you
and your family sick
Did you know. . .
There has been a 26% increase in
breast cancer since 1982.
Breast cancer is the number one killer of women
between the ages of 35 and 54. Primary suspects are laundry
detergents and bleach, household cleaners and
pesticides.(national cancer Institute)
Cancer is the number one cause of
death for children.(National
Cancer Institute) ADD/ADHD is an epidemic in schools today.
Behavioral problems have long been linked to
exposure to toxic chemicals and molds.( Dr. Doris Rapp "Is This
Your Childs World").
.- National Cancer Association released results of a 15-year
study concluding that women who work in the home are at a
54% higher risk of developing cancer than women
who work outside the home.( National cancer Institute).
.- The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health has
found more than 2,500 chemicals in
cosmetics that are toxic, cause tumors, reproductive
complications, biological mutations and skin and eye irritations.
.- Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, arthritis, lupus,
multiple sclerosis, circulatory disorders, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's
disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, depression, and hormonal problems
are diseases commonly related to
chemical exposure.( D Dadd, Let's stop poisoning Our
Children, RM Barry Publications).
.- There has been a call from the U.S./Canadian Commission to ban
bleach from North America. Bleach
is being linked to the rising rate of
breast cancer in women,
reproductive problems in men and
learning and behavioral problems in children.