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(NaturalHealth365) “Every woman in America has been exposed to chemicals that may increase her risk of getting breast cancer,” according to a comprehensive scientific review performed by the Silent Spring Institute and published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives.
The study highlights 17 families of chemicals that women get exposed to on a daily basis … and provides healthy ways for women to reduce their cancer risk.
(NaturalHealth365)As you probably know, exposure to heavy metals like mercury and lead can trigger IQ loss in children (and adults)! And, even though these heavy metals seem to be everywhere such as, mercury-based “silver” fillings and our food supply, it’s not the greatest threat to human intelligence. In fact, you may be quite surprised to discover what researchers have just found!
For example, anew studyreveals that flame retardants and pesticides are actually the biggest contributors to IQ loss in children due to fewer protective restrictions in place today. →
The Facts:This article was written by Sayer Ji, Founder of Greenmedinfo.com where it first originally appeared. Posted here with permission.
Reflect On:A promising study confirms that the simple act of sweating may go a long way in removing dangerous industrial chemicals from our bodies. It’s the first of many, but how are so many dangerous chemicals ending up in our system? Why?
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