Category Archives: HealthyHome

How to Create a Healthy Home – Aluminum in Antiperspirants…

Your Journey Toward a Healthy Lifestyle Begins in Your Home and in Your Body.

You are focused on being healthy, but are you aware of the hidden dangers that lurk in your home?

PROBLEM:

Aluminum chlorohydrate or aluminum zirconium are the active ingredients used in antiperspirants. They stop your body from sweating by plugging your sweat glands and pores. If you don’t sweat, you don’t smell. Aluminum has been linked to breast cancer, kidney failure, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. There have been many studies on this with conflicting results and more studies are needed.

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How to Create a Healthy Home – Petroleum Based Fragrances…

Your Journey Toward a Healthy Lifestyle Begins in Your Home and in Your Body.

You are focused on being healthy, but are you aware of the hidden dangers that lurk in your home?

PROBLEM:

Fragrances used in products are safe, right?

Our homes are filled with products that contain fragrances including skin care products, cleaning products, perfumes, hair care products, paper products, air fresheners, candles, plastics and laundry products. When you look at the labels of these products you will only see fragrance listed as an ingredient because the actual formulas are trade secrets.

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How to Create a Healthy Home – Fluoride Exposure…

Your Journey Toward a Healthy Lifestyle Begins in Your Home and in Your Body.

You are focused on being healthy, but are you aware of the hidden dangers that lurk in your home?

PROBLEM:

Fluoride is added to our public water systems, so it must be safe, right?

Fluoride has been a key ingredient in pesticides and insecticides. It is also a by-product of the aluminum industry and the phosphate fertilizer companies. Fluoride is added to the public water systems to protect teeth against decay.

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How to Create a Healthy Home – Chemicals in Personal Care Products…

Your Journey Toward a Healthy Lifestyle Begins in Your Home and in Your Body.

You are focused on being healthy, but are you aware of the
hidden dangers that lurk in your home?

PROBLEM:

You should look at everything you put on your skin and decide if it is something you would be willing
to eat. Why? Because 60% of what we put on our skin is absorbed into our bloodstream. That is why transdermal patches for medicines (nicotine, morphine, birth control, etc.) are so effective.

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How to Create a Healthy Home – Aerosols…

Your Journey Toward a Healthy Lifestyle Begins
in Your Home and in Your Body.

You are focused on being healthy, but are you aware of the
hidden dangers that lurk in your home?

PROBLEM:

Aerosol sprays end up in the air around you when you use them. As you breathe they are inhaled into your lungs. This is the fastest way to absorb something into the bloodstream, besides injecting it into the veins.

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You are focused on being healthy, but is your home healthy?

Your Journey Toward a Healthy Lifestyle Begins
in Your Home and in Your Body.

You are focused on being healthy, but are you aware of the hidden dangers that lurk in your home? There is a common-sense approach to removing toxins from the environment where you live and raise your family. The New York Times Best Selling Book “The Healthy Home” by Myron Wentz, Ph.D. and Dave Wentz is full of suggestions on how you can create your Healthy Home.

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