Raising Healthy Children in a Toxic World
June 15 @ 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Exposure to high levels of toxins is a major reason for sickness and disease. Between the over a billion pounds of pesticides spread on croplands, forests, lawns, and fields here in the US each year; the millions of tons of antibiotics fed to the livestock that becomes our meat; the growth hormones that are routinely injected into the dairy cows that supply our milk; the 80+ million acres of genetically engineered crops whose long-term effects we haven’t even determined; and the approximately 125 pounds of additives that the average American ingests, we are in a scary place. With all this chemical bombardment, just how is a parent supposed to keep their child healthy and strong?