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3 Common Household Toxins to Avoid!
You spend a good portion of your life in your home. Why not make it as clean and healthy as you can? Dr. Bob DeMaria discusses three common toxins that many of us have in our homes but don't really realize. Learn about 3 common household toxins to avoid and why they can be damaging to your and your families health!



Researchers Say Scented Candles and Air Fresheners Pose Dangerous Health Risks

The fear lies in the chemicals that can be found in the fragrance and wax. While more research certainly needs to be done to make a truly definitive statement, some researchers feel that extended, long-term use of certain scented items might lead to asthma, lung damage, or — in extreme cases — even cancer. ....Continue Reading

Is there a danger from scented products?

Lots of people use air fresheners and body sprays - almost all of which contain what the ingredients listing coyly describes as "perfume".
All in all, it adds up to quite a fragranced atmosphere - and with little airflow in our increasingly-insulated homes, have you ever wondered what happens to all these perfume chemicals? Well, it seems they could be reacting in the air forming a potentially dangerous cocktail.
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