logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
KaylaWa, Marie Stroman, azirajewels, Chrissy Brady-Smith, Emma Lomax
57461 Registered Users
Forum Stats
57462 Members
417 Forums
113596 Topics
806719 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 07:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
"Rosie" 438
Nancy Roussy 225
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 117
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 67
Jana - Creativity Editor 61
Mona - Astronomy 55
Beetlemess 49
Sandra Investing/HFinance 48
Susan - Meditation Editor 40
mary-tea1 18
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#783424 - 09/20/12 05:10 PM Skip the antibacterials
Sheree-Allergies Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Gecko

Registered: 06/06/07
Posts: 610
Loc: Idaho, USA
One of the best defenses against colds is frequent handwashing but skip the antibacterials. They contain a potentially dangerous chemical, called triclosan, that may disrupt hormones, impair the immune system and promote antibiotic resistance. Read more on the Allergies and Colds page at http://www.bellaonline.com/site/allergiesandcolds
_________________________
Sheree Welshimer
Allergies and Colds
Allergies and Colds Forum

Top

Add Skip the antibacterials to Twitter Add Skip the antibacterials to Facebook Add Skip the antibacterials to MySpace Add Skip the antibacterials to Del.icio.us Digg Skip the antibacterials Add Skip the antibacterials to Yahoo My Web Add Skip the antibacterials to Google Bookmarks Add Skip the antibacterials to Stumbleupon Add Skip the antibacterials to Reddit
#785805 - 10/02/12 09:58 AM Re: Skip the antibacterials [Re: Sheree-Allergies]
Joan541 Offline
Gecko

Registered: 01/12/08
Posts: 674
Loc: Texas
I stopped using antibacterial soaps and cleaners quite a while ago for the reasons you mentioned. I use Castile soap now, which is natural and doesn't have chemicals in it.

Seems like big companies are just using fear to promote their products!

Top

Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Twitter Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Facebook Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to MySpace Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Skip the antibacterials Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Stumbleupon Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Reddit
#786636 - 10/07/12 01:32 PM Re: Skip the antibacterials [Re: Sheree-Allergies]
Sheree-Allergies Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Gecko

Registered: 06/06/07
Posts: 610
Loc: Idaho, USA
I agree 100 percent!
_________________________
Sheree Welshimer
Allergies and Colds
Allergies and Colds Forum

Top

Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Twitter Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Facebook Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to MySpace Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Skip the antibacterials Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Stumbleupon Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Reddit
#786653 - 10/07/12 03:35 PM Re: Skip the antibacterials [Re: Sheree-Allergies]
Sadhana ~ Indian Food Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Chipmunk

Registered: 01/16/07
Posts: 1259
Loc: USA
Nothing beats good ol' fashioned soap & water!

I use these all natural Ayurvedic handmade soaps from India -- like sandalwood soap (smells heavenly!), neem soap, coconut oil soap, rose extract soap, spiced soap..... they all claim to have natural anti-bacterial & moisturizing properties.
_________________________
SADHANA GINDE, Indian Food Editor

BellaOnline Training Manager, BellaOnline Forum Admin, BellaOnine FB Admin :-)

Indian Food Website

Dont forget to sign up for the Indian Food Newsletter!

Top

Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Twitter Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Facebook Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to MySpace Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Skip the antibacterials Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Stumbleupon Add Re: Skip the antibacterials to Reddit


Moderator:  Sheree-Allergies 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Call off Christmas!
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Drama Movies
23 minutes 48 seconds ago
Christmas Paintings
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Painting
35 minutes 32 seconds ago
What do you Have for Breakfast?
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Low Carb
51 minutes 15 seconds ago
Is Obesity a Disability?
by Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames
Low Carb
55 minutes 40 seconds ago
Review of Boston Children's Museum
by Mona - Astronomy
Family Travel
Today at 11:40 AM
Where are you and how is the weather?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 10:03 AM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 10:02 AM
2014 Eating Log
by Nancy Roussy
Low Carb
Today at 09:59 AM
What did you dream about last night?
by Nancy Roussy
Dreams
Today at 09:56 AM
Warm and Cozy Holiday Muffins
by Jana - Creativity Editor
Home Cooking
Today at 08:43 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
0 registered (), 96 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.