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This website is all about how to recognize toxic chemicals that are harmful to your health and how to protect your health from them. It has more information on this subject than any other website. This website addresses all aspects of being healthy in a toxic world, including choosing an finding toxic free products of all kinds, how to detox toxic substances from your body, and how to repair the damage toxic chemicals have done to your body.
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Exposure to Toxic Chemicals is the #1 Health Problem in the World Today
Virtually EVERY Health Problem Has Now Been Associated With Toxic Chemical Exposure
If you have a health problem, chances are toxic chemicals are contributing to it. If you want to protect your health, live longer, look more beautiful, improve your sex life, lose weight, think more clearly, or improve your physical, mental, and spiritual condition in any way, becoming free of toxic chemicals will help. In fact, it is clear to me that if you have and physical or mental condition, toxic chemical exposure is probably at the root of it. Read more…
Want to save money on health care costs? In early 2010, the organization Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families released a report called “The Health Case for Reforming the Toxic Substances Control Act.” According to this study, 133 million people in the USA—almost half of all Americans—are now living with chronic diseases and conditions related to toxic chemical exposures, which now account for 70% of deaths and 75% of US health care costs. They calculate that if only a fraction of toxic chemicals were removed from consumer products, it would save the U.S. health care system an estimated $5 billion every year.
The good news is that it is possible to be free from the harmful effects of toxic chemicals in consumer products and your environment. There are three basic steps. These are discussed abundantly throughout this website.
A new report from Beyond Pesticides gives an inside look into the tea industry, and it’s not a pretty picture.
Over the past few years, numerous reports have been published that point to high levels of toxic and illegal pesticide residues contaminating popular tea brands
Tea Steeped in Toxics reveals a list of pesticides banned in the USA to be imported in tea from other countries, including:
In addition, heavy metal contamination in tea leaves has been documented as a result of proximity to highway and surface dust contamination as well as uptake of lead in soil by the roots of the tea plant. Up to 83% of teas have lead levels considered unsafe for consumption during pregnancy and lactation, as well as excessive levels of manganese and aluminum.
If you are a tea drinker, the solution is to choose organic teas. These are easy to find on the shelves of any natural food store and on the Tea page of Debra’s List.
Organic certification does not allow these pesticides. In addition they are inspected to ensure only organic practices are used.
— Adele Davis