Is there a chemical plant in your mattress?

Rock a bye baby on the tree top…….la la la la – la la – la- la la.  How many times have we sung that lullaby to our babies?  But dreams might not be so sweet for thousands of people around the world who have highly toxic mattresses in their home.  Most of the worst offenders are mattresses made for infants. Here is a fantastic … Continue reading Is there a chemical plant in your mattress?

Are you exposing your children to endocrine-disrupting chemicals like BPA?

BPA is used in baby bottles, water bottles, plates, toys you name it.  And we all know its not safe for us since its been classified as an endocrine-disrupting chemical.  An endocrine disruptor is a synthetic chemical that when absorbed into the body either mimics or blocks hormones and disrupts the body’s normal functions. This disruption can happen through altering normal hormone levels, halting or … Continue reading Are you exposing your children to endocrine-disrupting chemicals like BPA?

In the News: Cosmetics & Cancer

Chemical Cosmetics Linked To Increased Risk Of Breast Cancer Source: Alliance of Natural Health According to Canadian scientists writing in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine, women exposed to synthetic fibers and petroleum products in the course of their work appear to be most at risk of breast cancer. Exposure to certain chemicals and pollutants before she reaches her mid-30s could triple a woman’s risk … Continue reading In the News: Cosmetics & Cancer