Just about everyone knows of a life touched by cancer … these days it seems cancer is at epidemic proportions. Ever wonder why it’s almost daily that cancer has stricken again? What is the cause of such a sudden increase? Well, we don’t know that it’s that sudden, but we do know exposure to harmful chemicals and toxins is certainly at the root.
Chemicals in Our Lives
The President’s Cancer Panel published a study on Reducing Environmental Cancer Risk that said, “With nearly 80,000 chemicals on the market in the United States, many of which are used by millions of Americans in their daily lives and are not studied, or are understudied and largely unregulated, exposure to potential environmental carcinogens is widespread.”
Reducing the Risk with No Nasty ChemicalsTM
Doing everything you can to safeguard against exposure to harmful chemicals can reduce health risks. That includes things that you put in your mouth, and also things that touch the skin. To be more precise, the skin absorbs about 60% of any substance applied to it … even residual amounts. Pay close attention to product labels and be wary of harmful chemicals in the products you use.
Avoid products with these ingredients in personal care products:
- Synthetic perfumes or dyes
- Sodium lauryl sulphates
- T E A (Triethanolamines)
- Propylene glycol
- Cocomide betaine
Avoid products with these ingredients in cleaning products:
- Toxic petrochemicals
- Synthetic enzymes
- Optical whiteners
- NPEs (Nonylphenol Ethxylates)
Although there aren’t answers to eradicate cancers, an obvious step is eliminate, as best you can, known causes. That is a major reason that ecoSTORE USA product labels feature full ingredient disclosure. It’s just that important.