Phthalates are a family of industrial chemicals used to soften polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic and as solvents in cosmetics and other consumer products. They are often used to make plastics more durable and therefore called plasticizers. Some phthalates are used to help dissolve other materials. Phthalates are in hundreds of products, such as vinyl flooring, […]
Fran Drescher’s Master Class Health Summit ENVIRONMENTAL TOXINS’ EFFECT ON KIDS AND ADULTS with Dr. Aly Cohen of TheSmartHuman.com If you’d like to download and own the entire series for your personal video collection, click here to make your tax-deductible donation to Cancer Schmancer. Click here to get tickets for Fran Drescher’s Master Class Health Summit 2018 or watch […]
In this video, Dr. Aly Cohen, founder of The Smart Human, discusses indoor air quality and things you can do right now to reduce your exposure to some pretty toxic chemicals. Many of the products that fill our air in our home are filled with fragrance chemicals, antibacterial chemicals like Triclosan, preservatives and propellant […]
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, […]
In this Princeton Community Television interview, Dr. Aly Cohen discusses her new 6-lecture environmental health series that she is presenting at Princeton High School. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
In this video, Dr. Aly Cohen discusses how to make our drinking water safer. Since so many water contaminants are not removed from water treatment cleaning processes, Dr. Cohen recommends that we always filter our water at the point of use, which is our faucet, as well discussing several other clean water techniques. Every night […]