CHRONIC ILLNESSES LINKED TO ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS


A WIDE ARRAY OF CHRONIC ILLNESSES ARE ON THE RISE. MANY ARE CAUSED AND WORSENED BY ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS THAT WE ARE EXPOSED TO EVERY DAY. HERE ARE SOME OF THE ILLNESSES THAT ARE ENVIRONMENTALLY LINKED.

  • ASTHMA

6.8 million children under the age of 18 in the U.S. have Asthma

  • ALLERGIES

Food allergies increased 18% between 1997 and 2007

  • DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS

1 in 6 children have a developmental disorder. Autism affects 1 in 68 and rates are increasing every year

  • DIABETES TYPE 2

Diabetes is a major emerging health problem

  • CHILDHOOD OBESITY

17% or 12.7 million children or young adults (2-19 years old) are affected

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Our mission is to turn the tide of childhood epidemics by addressing environmental and nutritional factors affecting parents and their children. The goal is to become leaders in setting a “new standard” of care for families in today’s world.

 

  • Target critical age of development: preconception through 2 years of age

  • Reduce exposure to toxins

  • Improve Nutrition

  • Identify and address genetic factors

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