The way you clean your house could be affecting your ability to have children. It’s the cleaners themselves that are causing the real problems. Many common household cleaners contain ingredients that, when they come in contact with you, can harm sperm and egg counts.
These cleaners include carpet shampoo, pesticides, room deodorizers, polish and more. And the level of pollutants inside your home can be much greater than whatis outside. That is because of the lack of circulation in the home and how the pollutants in these cleaners will cling to many surfaces and not dissipate.
You may want to try alternatives to cleaning products. For example, you may want to vacuum your carpets, rather than shampoo them. Regular cleaning with the robot vacuum cleaner can be just as effective as many other types of cleaning that involve harsh chemicals.
Chemicals should actually be a last resort when you are trying to clean inside. Inside of furniture polish, you can use a wet towel to achieve nearly the same results. And when you do use cleaners, make sure that your work area is open and ventilated. You may also want to leave the room once you spray down cleaners so that most of the particles can dissipate before you return.
There are cleaners specially designed to be non-toxic. When you buy cleaners, look for labels that denote that what you are buying is non-toxic and all natural. This way, you will reduce the amount of toxins in your home and improve your fertility levels.
It’s not just cleaners that affect your fertility- it is also many household products that you would use on the outside of the home as well. These include paint thinners, paint, glycol ethers and many other types of solutions that contain heavy fumes.…