Monday, April 23, 2007

Toxic Awareness and Facts You Should Know

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"Cancer rates have increased since 1901 from only 1 in 8,000 Americans, to 1 in 3 today! By the year 2010, this disease will afflict 1 of every 2 individuals!" - American Cancer Society

"Women who work at home have a 54% higher death rate from cancer than those who work away from home. The 15-year study concluded it was as a direct result of the much higher exposure rate to toxic chemicals in common household products!" - National Cancer Association

"The toxic chemicals in household cleaners are three times more likely to cause cancer than air pollution." - Environmental Protection Agency

"Only 1% of toxins are required to be listed on labels, because companies classify their formulas as 'trade secrets'. " - Lorie Dwornick, researcher, educator and activist
According to the U.S. Poison Control Centers,

"A child is accidentally poisoned every 30 seconds at home..." - "Prosperity Without Pollution," by Joel S. Hirschorn and Kirsten V. Oldenburg

To learn how to make a change for a healthier life visit

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