Monday, 11 August 2014

8 toxic chemicals "lurking" around you

You may not know but the common everyday objects can also contain hidden toxic chemicals dangerous to your health and family.The danger of food "fresh" by chemical 6 quality affects health in cosmetics Doubts have toxic chemicals from China sandals
1 Fluoride toothpaste

Toothpastes on the market contain less fluoride, its effect is to prevent cavities. But fluoride itself is potentially "toxic", even if only a very small number of adverse effects on health, and even cause toxic poisoning can slowly accumulate. Institute for Cancer Research American countries found that the reaction of fluorine-related cancer deaths occur each year in this country. Regarding this issue,

 Capital Medical University, Dr. prevention of disease Beijing Institute of Dental reminds people, be sure to Beijing Dental Hospital Dr. Peng rooms reminder, be sure to adjust the use of fluoride toothpaste, no more than 3.4 mg per day for the large, no more than 1.9 mg to 2.1 mg for children aged 7-15 years old. Children under 3 years of easy to swallow toothpaste when brushing your teeth, it is recommended that temporary use of fluoride toothpaste.

P-phenylenediamine 2 substances in hair dyes

These men and women, from young people prefer fashion is constantly changing hair color or to old people with white hair dye does not know that the majority of black hair dye on the market that use a chemical called p-phenylenediamine. It helps colors, bright hair color, but it can also cause skin allergies

 and even cancer. Director of Armed Police Hospital of Beijing, Department of Hematology reminder, if the hair is heated hair dyed at the same time with the health hazards bigger  because penetrates the capillaries Percutaneous oil easier, with the circulation of the blood, it can cause blood disorders, leukemia

... Also, p-phenylenediamine also prone to skin cancer, bladder cancer. Ideally, the dye should limit contact with the scalp medication. If hair is silver colored patches should not blacken the entire head of hair dyed white part to reduce the level of stimulation and scalp lesions.

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Substance P-phenylenediamine in hair dyes  can cause skin allergies and even cancer

3 Alcohol in mouthwash

Mouthwash helps clean teeth and mouth, bringing fresh breath. But one of the essential ingredients of mouthwash - alcohol, can cause damage to the body caused cancer. Research by the Australian National Cancer Institute published in 2009 showed an alcohol content of mouthwash is 25% or higher, the rate of which is associated with cancers of the mouth, tongue and throat.

4 Foaming agents in baby care products

Baby care products are those products which are most reassuring consumers, even many women are choosing a safe care solutions. But the truth is, they also contain harmful substances. THF is a substance commonly used in the care of sensitive products and infant care as less irritating to the eyes.
 however, oxidation will create an extremely toxic compound is 1, 4-dioxane. This is a matter affecting the hormone is believed to increase the risk of breast cancer and endometrial opportunity, and with men, it was also determined relative to low sperm counts.

5 formaldehyde in nail polish

Nail polish is one of the perpetrators of the disease as it contains formaldehyde. Long-term exposure to the substance can irritate the eyes, nose, throat, cough, asthma, shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting, rashes, nose bleeds, headaches and dizziness. Since 1987, IARC (IARC) published a list of carcinogens, including formaldehyde. Environmental Protection Agency, United States (EPA) announced that the long-term use of formaldehyde containing high frequencies, is a potential cancer risk.
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Formaldehyde in nail polish is a potential carcinogen

6 The quality talc in makeup

Most cosmetics such as powder eyeshadow, blush, foundation ...'s sister contain talc. This is a very good lubricant, has chemical properties similar to asbestos, which is known as a carcinogen (ie ovarian cancer, and respiratory tract.) published a report on "Journal of Epidemiology" has shown that women who use talcum powder, the risk of ovarian cancer increases 60% in comparison with the other sisters. In addition to cancer, the chemical can also lead to acute airway pressure inhalation.

7 Toluene in perfumes

If you have asthma, you stay away from nail polish, hair gel, hair wax, and other scented cosmetics, especially perfumes because they all contain toluene. Studies have shown that inhalation of high concentrations of toluene, even a short time can also bring up the uncomfortable symptoms of conjunctivitis and throat congestion, dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting , dizziness, weakness ... If long-term exposure, it can lead to chronic poisoning occurs neurasthenia syndrome,

  or cause menstrual irregularities for women, dry skin, dermatitis. If you are a passionate perfume, it is difficult to give up the use of them, you might consider using essential oils instead.

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