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Are chemical preservatives safe for kids?

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Dr. Sarah Kohl
Travel Medicine
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In brief: Maybe

Chemical preservatives extend the shelf-life of many foods.
They are also found in beauty care products. Of course fresh food is best, but not always available year round. Minimizing prepared food will decrease exposure to preservatives, check labels carefully. Likewise searching for simple cleansers and shampoos will minimize skin exposure.

In brief: Maybe

Chemical preservatives extend the shelf-life of many foods.
They are also found in beauty care products. Of course fresh food is best, but not always available year round. Minimizing prepared food will decrease exposure to preservatives, check labels carefully. Likewise searching for simple cleansers and shampoos will minimize skin exposure.
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