How To Protect Children From Toxins That Can Cause Brain Damage

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8. Lead

This dangerous toxin is more of the well-known items that can affect your children’s health. It has been known to lower a child’s IQ and there is no amount of exposure that doesn’t cause a risk.

 

9. Methylmercury

This substance can start trouble even before the child is born. It was found that the methylmercury that can be found in fish can be passed along from mother to fetus. Many fish contain high levels of mercury which are not safe for children.

 

10. Polychlorinate biphenyls or PCBs

Children and infants are at risk if they are exposed to these chemicals. They are most likely found in fish. A mother is also able to pass this toxin on to their infant while breast feeding.

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One Comment

  1. Sheila Nico

    Mar 27, 2017 at 5:00 am

    This is scary! I have read in the Consumer Health Digest, that fluoride might just be one of those conspiracy theories that it can case mental retardation, oh well BPA is really bad, we cant argue with that