TOXICITY

Do you have the six hidden hazards in YOUR home?

June 2012 issue of Consumer Reports Canada lists six hidden hazards in your home as: household cleaners old lead-based paint invisible killers: carbon monoxide and radon combustion of particles or gases interior mold air fresheners, candles and incense Here are some of the highlights I got from the article. Most cleaning products are not safe,…

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Use a Chemical Roach Killer?

I was cleaning out the cupboards of our rental home the other day, and among the toxic household chemicals I threw out was a spray can of Baygon Roach Killer.  See the other items I threw out here. I looked at it, and knowing what a problem roaches are here in Central America, the fleeting…

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I’m Detoxing this Place Today!

We just arrived at a new rental house and this place is TOXIC!!! Even though I’ve thrown out most of the leftovers from the last tenant’s cleaning supplies, there’s more to go.  And it just occurred to me that you would like to see what I’m throwing out today.  This assortment came from the bathroom…

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Non-Toxic Bug Spray Idea

Just a note on bug sprays for mosquitoes. Commercial bug sprays contain Deet, which is a toxin that can cause allergic reactions, skin and eye irritation and also attacks the central nervous system. Definitely avoid this on children. The MSDS on this states that it is harmful if swallowed. While in South America recently I…

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Cleansing for Beginners

The word cleanse means to remove dirt from, to free from dirt, and to purify. Years of improper bowel habits, eating habits, and lack of exercise bring on diseases. When we cleanse out the garbage (with parasites and other invaders), we can begin to get energy, vitality and feel and look younger. Two main factors…

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How to Detoxify Your Home

You may not even realize it, but a silent killer could be right inside your home, under the kitchen sink, in the broom closet, in the bathroom and in our bedrooms. The chemicals in the household products we buy in the grocery stores and pharmacies can actually slowly erode our immune system until our health…

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Signs & Symptoms of Toxicity

How do you know if your body is toxic?  How do you know if you could benefit from Cleansing?  What are the signs and symptoms of a toxicity in your body? Toxicology textbooks list the first symptoms of chronic poisoning as low energy, fatigue, muscle weakness, inability to concentrate and intestinal complaints.  These symptoms are…

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Toxicity & How You Get It

How does my body become polluted with sludge?  How do I become toxic?  Where did I pollute myself? If you’re not cleansing your body regularly, you could be ‘recycling’ toxic blood through your system over and over again? Cleansing helps to reduce the toxic overload in your body.  It is all about cleaning garbage and…

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The Perils of Toxic Waists

“The Perils of Toxic Waists” – The Canadian Living Magazine, Feb, 2008 The Study: Researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas investigated the reliability of waist circumference as a measurement of heart disease risk. Findings:  Subjects who developed fat around the middle had a greater risk of having a heart attack…

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