Reduce Your Risk
We're all exposed to synthetic chemicals on a daily basis. They’re used in many products, from food and drinks packaging to household cleaners, shower gels and cosmetics. Some of these chemicals are known to be carcinogenic and/or to disrupt our hormones. Exposure to even low levels of hormone disrupting chemicals can lead to changes in the breast and increase our risk of developing breast cancer.
Some things you can do
September is fast approaching and soon the children will be heading back to school. Whether it’s lunch boxes, school uniforms, drinks bottles or pencil cases, here’s our top tips for what to look for and what to avoid.
Reduce your family’s exposure to some of the chemicals in your food and drink that are linked with breast cancer.
Avoid some of the hazardous chemicals commonly found in household cleaners.