The Body Toxic: How the Hazardous Chemistry of Everyday Things Threatens Our Health and Well-being

The Body Toxic: How the Hazardous Chemistry of Everyday Things Threatens Our Health and Well-being

Nena Baker


We are working a collective chemical fever that we can't holiday. every body all over now includes a dizzying array of chemical contaminants, the by-products of recent and innovation, that give a contribution to a number of developmental deficits and illnesses in methods simply now being understood. those poisonous elements, unknown to our grandparents, acquire in our fats, bones, blood, and organs due to womb-to-tomb publicity to business components as universal because the items that include them. virtually every little thing we encounter―from cleaning soap to soup cans, pcs to clothing―contributes to a chemical load detailed to every people. Scientists learning the phenomenon confer with it as "chemical physique burden," and in The physique Toxic, the investigative journalist Nena Baker explores the numerous components that experience given upward thrust to this condition.

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