Tag Archives: Toxins

Tip 8 – Get Rid Of That (Toxic) Dust

Very helpful tips on keeping that home environment safe for little ones – Young children are of special concern because their developing bodies are more vulnerable to toxic exposures, and they ingest or inhale more dust than adults since they — and their toys — spend lots of time on or very near the floor. […]


How Young Is Too Young to Dye Your Child’s Hair? — Hair Color Age Minimum

Leave it until those rebellious teenage years! For now, enjoy whatever length, shape or colour they come in – “I really don’t think it’s safe to dye or bleach a child’s hair until after puberty, and ideally not until their late teens — at least 16,” advises Dr. Sejal Shah, a New York dermatological surgeon and RealSelf contributor. Here’s […]


Taiwan Recalls Quaker Oats Products Imported From U.S. After Detecting Glyphosate – EcoWatch

Yikes! A daily morning dose of pesticides with your brekkie? Not a good idea… – More bad news for Quaker Oats. A random inspection from Taiwan’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) detected glyphosate in 10 out of 36 oatmeal products it tested, exceeding the country’s legal limit.Quaker Oats products sold in Taiwan were found to contain glyphosate […]