"…there are a lot of chemicals that research is showing can have really dramatic impacts on our #health. And not just #womenshealth issues and endocrine disruption, which we’ll get into, but everything from cancers and heart disease and #metabolicdiseases, as I mentioned earlier, to autism and learning disabilities, behavioral problems, infertility, thyroid problems. Basically, every single health struggle that people have, there is some connection to #environmentaltoxins. …unfortunately, the most common #endocrinedisruptor is in thousands and thousands of products. And that is disguised under the word FRAGRANCE. And so fragrance is a catch-all word. Like there’s anywhere between, I think, it’s up to…It’s either 300 or 3,000 ingredients that can make up the word fragrance.
So #labelinglaws don’t require companies to disclose what that fragrance ingredients are because it sometimes a trade secret. …if you can smell a product, if it has a fragrance, then those are fragrance molecules that you are inhaling into your body.
And interestingly, #inhalation is the fastest way for something to enter your bloodstream is through inhalation, aside from injection..This is why this is one of my first stops in having people make shifts – is let’s look at fragrance first." - Lara Adler
Join the conversation on #hormonalhealth in our Spring reTREAT with a a delightful #tastermenu of #livingfoods lovingly prepared by Dearbhla @ The Cultured Club, a wide range practical tips for #hormonalwellness and sitting in #circle with like-minded women.
Women Wellness through the Seasons, Spring
The Zen Room, Hillsborough
March 11th, 11am-4pm
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