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How Do Chemicals Get In Our Bodies?

Chemicals enter our bodies through different pathways, depending on their properties. Dr. Maida Galvez talks about the routes of chemical exposure.

Do it yourself projects, or DIYs, are quite popular. You may have completed one yourself.

Often these projects involve some type of chemical. Paints, wood stains, and adhesives are just some building products you may use during a DIY project that can be toxic. The degree of exposure to each product varies. The type of health effect experienced from exposure to each product also varies.

Watch the video above to learn more about the route chemicals take to enter our bodies and what effect they have on human health.

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