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Chemicals In Personal Care Products

In this video, Dr. Aly Cohen, founder of The Smart Human, discusses the chemicals in our personal care products. To begin with, and this is key, personal care products and their ingredients are not regulated in the United States. That’s right. Under the 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act, all of those products that we rub, […]

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AIHM Faculty Spotlight: Aly Cohen, MD

Aly Cohen, MD ~ From Rheumatologist to Integrative Environmental Medicine Champion The Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM) Faculty Spotlight Aly Cohen, MD is a rheumatologist, Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM) Fellowship Faculty Member, and the founder of Smart Human, LLC. She’s become an educator, author, and public speaker on the topic of Integrative […]

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Aly Cohen, MD, founder of The Smart Human, presents at the 2018 One Health One Planet Symposium

Proactive Approaches to Reduce Environmental Exposures: Avoidance, Lifestyle Changes, and Practical Resources AUDIO ONLY MEDIA FILE… Aly Cohen, M.D., F.A.C.R., FABoIM, an integrative medical professional and founder of The Smart Human, closed the symposium with advice on how to avoid and strengthen our bodies in the face of everyday chemical exposures. “In terms of the […]

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Toxins in Everyday: the Hazards at Home

Dr. Aly Cohen recently contributed to the article below on PURIST… Common household products may be exposing you to toxins that have been linked to cancer, hormonal issues and obesity. We asked a doctor what we should avoid—and for better alternatives. By Anne Marie O’Connor, PURIST You buy organic produce, avoid processed foods and drink filtered […]

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