Tag Archives: environmental toxins

Beware of Moth Balls, Floss & Other Household Hazards

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Don’t miss Dominque Browning’s story in Time this week, The Ever-Increasing Hazards of the Household.

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Toxins on Shoes & Other Environmental Exposures to Avoid

Note to self: Be more strict about taking off my shoes as soon as I get home!

Thanks to Jeffrey Bland for passing on this information about new guidelines regarding environmental exposure risk by researchers at Seattle Children’s Research Institute. You can read about flea and tick collars and other sources of common environmental toxins here, or watch this slideshow.

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