5 Ways To Reduce Your Exposure to Harmful Chemicals

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Research that humans are profoundly influenced by the environments in which they live and the chemicals they encounter regularly. Research shows this: you’re likely being exposed to several potentially harmful chemicals through the air you breathe, the personal care products you use, how you clean your bathroom or kitchen, and even the containers from which you eat or drink.

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