They cannot be seen with the naked eye, and most people do not even know they exist. But perfluorinated chemicals are hiding in all sorts of common consumer products, from the pans you cook with and the clothes you wear, to the paper products you write on and the foods you eat. And a new study published in the journal Archives of Internal Medicine has found that such chemicals may be linked to causing cardiovascular disease (CVD) and peripheral artery disease (PAD).
After accounting for outside factors that may have altered the results; such as age, sex, body mass index, and cholesterol levels, the team found that blood levels of PFOA are directly related to rates of both CVD and PAD. They also learned that 98 percent of people living in the U.S. have PFOA circulating in their bloodstream.
Despite all this we would like advice that you continue cooking and, afterwards, cleaning your dishes: that’s probably better for your health than reading this and also, we want so say that’s is alright to wear your clothes like you did yesterday and yesterday, specially while your cooking and cleaning… Nevertheless if you want to do it naked is naturally OK with us, but be extra careful with burnings.
And now, if you like, let’s watch a video about PAD: