Connection cosmetics and preterm labor
Pregnant women in connection with the chemicals called "phthalates", they are more susceptible to preterm labor. Studies have shown that chemicals in cosmetic products also have similar compositions "phthalates" and increase the risk of premature birth in pregnant women. University of Michigan researchers in a study of "phthalates" in the urine of 130 pregnant women who had preterm labor and 352 women who were pregnant at the time were examined
The relationship between preterm labor and cosmetics
The researchers found high levels of "phthalates" in the urine increases the risk of premature birth 2 to 5 times.
Medical researchers identified the reasons for premature labor are not. "Phthalates" are chemicals in large quantities in the manufacture of flexible and durable plastic material and the production of adhesives, detergents, soaps, shampoos, hair sprays, perfumes and deodorant sprays used. Chemical products containing "phthalates" are used in these products as well as processed foods balance hormones cause the body. Doctors believe the best way to prevent exposure to such chemicals, buy products that do not "phthalates" are.
Early pregnancies often occur before 37 weeks of pregnancy is the leading cause of death or neurological defects in babies are. The rate of preterm deliveries in America are constantly so that the 3 per cent in 1981 to 12.8 percent in 2006, has increased. But in recent years, this trend has somewhat declined in 2012 to 11.5 per cent, meaning that of every 8 babies is born, a baby is born before the due date