We all can be a little overly protective of our children, but for good reason!
Harm can come to our children in many different forms – one of which is through toxic chemicals. If you are a mother bear like me you’ll love these top 4 ways to protect your child from these toxic chemicals. Take a look at this one:
Dust exposes children to heavy metals like lead and chemicals like PBDEs from fire retardants. These heavy metals and chemicals are known to lower IQ and cause developmental delays in children. Want to protect your child from heavy metals and PBDEs?
Non-Toxic Solution: Vacuum frequently and use a vacuum that houses a HEPA filter. Take your shoes off when you enter the house to avoid tracking in outdoor dust and chemicals. Consider installing HEPA air filters in your baby’s nursery and living space. Wet dust and mop frequently with water or non-toxic cleaners and make sure your children wash their hands before eating.
I think I’m going to go do another once over on my house to make sure I’m as toxic free as possible!