You've come or stumbled upon this website because you or someone you know is adversely affected by scented products. Approximately 3% of Canadians have been diagnosed with environmental sensitivities and up to a third of the population may be experiencing discomfort.1 It may be from:

Body Lotion
Air Freshener
Laundry Soap
Household Cleaners

or any of the many scented products we all use or are exposed to on a daily basis. You (they) may be experiencing:

Problems with Anger Management
Chronic Pain &/or Fatigue
Difficulty Concentrating, Memory Loss
Breathing problems
Headaches / Dizziness
Stomach Problems
Erectile Dysfunction
Irritated Skin, Eyes &/or Nose

We invite you to open your mind to new possibilities and consider the option that there may be other reasons why you (or they) are not experiencing optimal health and well-being. Check it out. What do you have to lose?

The information and advice given in this website is designed to help you make informed decisions about your health. It is not intended as a substitute for any treatment that may have been described by your doctor. If you have a medical problem, we urge you to consult with your physician. By using this website you agree to not hold liable the website owners, supporters, advocates, sponsors, writers or any other affiliated parties for any information, statements, opinions, products or links contained within.

1 - Canadian Human Rights Commission Report Accommodating the Environmentally sensitive protects everyone

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