13 Oct Protecting Our Children’s Health with Home Water Filtration
All any parent wants is to keep their children healthy, good health is crucial to their growth and development. That’s why we as parents are obligated to provide a safe and secure environment for our precious little ones, nourish them with healthy meals, and protect them from anything that can expose them to danger, like toxic contaminants in drinking water.
Unlike adults, children are more vulnerable to drinking water pollutants. Children drink more water per pound of body weight, breathe more air, have higher absorption and variable metabolism, resulting in increased exposure to water contaminants and the health problems they create. Also, because children’s bodies are still growing, harmful chemicals cause more harm to their developing organs and tissues.
Some contaminants are more dangerous when children are exposed to them during critical stages of development. Exposure to these contaminants can cause severe health effects that can result in death. In this article, we will be discussing the best way to protect your children from toxic pollutants in drinking water. But first, let’s figure out how these ‘agents of destruction’ affect children’s health.