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Toxic Flame Retardants

Toxic Flame Retardants and Children's Health A Hidden & Growing Danger!   Flame retardant chemicals are in almost everything: Not only in our TV's, clothing, furniture, carpets and electronic equipment; they are also in our air, water, food and our own bodies. Their levels are especially high in our babies and children, because children eat, drink and breathe more than adults. These chemicals disrupt our thyroid function, immune systems, brain development and can possibly cause cancers. Human blood and tissue levels of these toxins have been doubling every two and a half years in the USA. What are these chemicals and what can you do to protect yourself and your family from their effects?   Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE's), also known as brominated flame retardants, have been added to many...