Experts say chemicals found in furniture, common household items could cause diabetes
They say some common household chemicals can cause offspring to develop diabetes. Experts say over time, these chemicals are released into the air we breathe, and some studies show how these particles spread from electronics to our hands. The most harmful chemicals have been banned from production, but scientists still find them in human blood, fat and breast milk, experts say. Experts say to be mindful of your exposure. It’s also important to remember to frequently wash your hands, vacuum regularly and consider buying furniture that doesn’t use flame retardant chemicals.