6 Chemical Hazards Hiding in Your Home
Chemicals associated with health risks can be found in makeup, drinking-water bottles, tuna and other common items. Learn
how to minimize your exposure.
In your bathroom
Watch for parabens
in your bathroom. The scary sounding toxics are commonly found in products you use everyday like toothpaste (parabens), air
freshners (para-dichlorobenzene) and moisturizers (phthalates). Parabens and phthalates have been linked to increased estrogen
levels in girls and women and para-dichlorobenze is thought of as a possible carcinogen.