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Are You Contaminating Yourself with These Popular Everyday Products?

From the Show: Mindful Medicine
Summary: Are there specific products you should be avoiding?
Air Date: 12/8/15
Duration: 10
Host: Melanie Cole, MS
Guest Bio: Holly Lucille, ND, RN
Holly Dr. Holly Lucille is a nationally recognized and licensed naturopathic doctor, educator, natural products consultant and television host. Dr. Holly is also the author of Creating and Maintaining Balance: A Women's Guide to Safe, Natural, Hormone Health.

An acclaimed expert in the field of integrative medicine, Dr. Holly lectures throughout the nation on a variety of natural health topics. Her appearances include national media programs and networks including Dr. Oz, The Doctors, Lifetime Television for Women, Montel Williams, PBS's Healing Quest, The Hallmark Channel and Discovery Fit & Health channel.

She is on the editorial advisory board of Alternative Medicine and Natural Practitioner and is also regularly quoted as an expert in both consumer and peer journals. In 2007, Dr. Holly was listed in Time Magazine's "Alt List" as one of the "Top 100 Most Influential People."
Are You Contaminating Yourself with These Popular Everyday Products?
If you're not feeling yourself lately but nothing in your routine has changed that would explain your symptoms, you may want to consider the products you're using.

Toxins are substances that can be created naturally by plants and animals or included in man-made items and everyday products (plastic containers, cookware, makeup, toys, etc.).

Toxins have been linked to causing a handful of illnesses, as well as the partial cause for prostate and breast cancers, genital deformities, diabetes, infertility, and obesity.

According to an article in the New York Times, of the 80,000 or more chemicals in global commerce today, only a tiny share have been rigorously screened for safety.

How do you know if a product you're using is toxic to your health?

Holly Lucille, ND, RN, joins Melanie Cole, MS, to discuss the everyday products that could be causing your body harm.