poor diet, to little exercise: These fattening foods everyone knows. However, there are other factors that can make you fat: researchers debunk now a fabric in personal care products.care products can also contain harmful ingredients. It is the ingredients and the shorter the list of substances contained, the following applies: the more natural, the are cosmetics, skin-friendly. A preservative to promote Obesity in the offspring.
you can use daily body lotion, day cream, and deodorant? Then you should take the ingredients under the magnifying glass. Some are not only suspected to unleash carcinogenic effect, but can also make you fat. To come to this conclusion, researchers from the Helmholtz centre in Leipzig.
parabens are considered to be hormonally effective - especially Pregnant women should be careful
their in the journal "nature communications" published the study came to a frightening conclusion: So paraben-containing cosmetics applied by Pregnant women could have a significant impact on the future weight of the Unborn. Parabens found in many toiletries such as creams and shower gels as a preservative application. < / strong> In high doses, can affect parabens* the hormonal balance is negative and also a connection between the Genesis of breast cancer and the intake of parabens is discussed. However, such has not been proved yet scientifically.
parabens can appear as Methylparaben, Propylparaben and butylparaben in cosmetic and anti develop bacterial effect. Researchers from the Helmholtz centre for environmental research (UFZ) have now explored, together with the Leipzig University, the Charité and the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) the effects of paraben-containing cosmetics. the the results of The study have shown that Pregnant women who apply such products, and this long and remain on the skin (as it is in the case of cream the case), the weight of their offspring may have a negative influence .
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connection between parabens in the urine of the mother and the weight of the offspring
"to Take Pregnant parabens on the skin, this can lead to Obesity in their children", - quotes the Portal of salvation praxisnet the UFZ-environmental immunologists, Dr. Tobias Polte: " We discovered (...) a positive correlation between the concentrations of butyl paraben in the urine of the mothers and an increased Body Mass Index* children – in particular, of the daughters up to the age of eight years."
The researchers had evaluated for this realization, the data of the mother-to-child cohort study LINA, a long-term study of the UFZ. the This was designed to find out, the consequences of environmental stress in a child's development stages . For example, the extent to which subsequent allergies, respiratory diseases or Obesity to be promoted by factors such as the behavior of the mother during pregnancy.
sources: www.nature.com; www.heilpraxisnet.de; www.br.de; www.ufz.de
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