Having access to clean and unpolluted water is very important to your health. You can eat the best and most organic food on the planet, but if you are drinking water that is full of toxins, that effort could be compromised. Tap water can be full of pollutants like arsenic, aluminum, prescription drugs, chlorine, fluoride, disinfection byproducts, and a host of other substances that are known carcinogens (things that cause cancer and diseases). That’s why I filter all my drinking water as much as possible at home, and tend to carry a water bottle with clean filtered water with me wherever I go.
One of the sources of tap water that I was being exposed to daily, that I was neglecting for a long time, was my shower water. It wasn’t until a company called Aquasana contacted me, asking me to try out a shower filter, that I finally stopped ignoring my conscience and better judgement. Given that your body is over 60% water, your skin is your largest organ, and on average you expose yourself to nearly 25 gallons of water when you shower – bathing with clean water is crucial for a healthy body.
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