Everyone I know in the dental profession shares my concern for the risks of this ingredient.
The agency said the chemicals no more effective than soap and water and could cause long-term harm.
Resistance is also spread through the use of antibiotics in industrial farming. In the US alone, the daily consumption of
Goats milk soap can offer many benefits. Commercially mass-produced soaps usually contain synthetic additives, which acts
Here's a novel concept: regular old soap.
This lack of benefit may be because people often do not use the products correctly: To effectively kill microbes, people
Chemicals in your household products may be negatively affecting your hormones, says a recent study by the World Health Organization. The exposure happens on a daily basis from being in contact with items like soap, shampoo, cleaners, drinking water, food and plastic containers.
Killing bugs has become a modern-day pastime. Just scan the products on offer at your local supermarket. There's anti-bacterial this and antiseptic that. Is our antimicrobial obsession making us sick?
Procter & Gamble has announced plans to eliminate the toxic chemicals triclosan and diethyl phthalate (DEP) from all its products by 2014.
In light of new discoveries of pesticide concoctions turning up in bee pollen, jet fuel in mother's milk, or Bisphenol A from plastics turning up in our world's oceans, there seems to be no frontier that we haven't changed through our toxic chemistry.