MAY IS MCS AWARENESS MONTH– & I THINK THIS WEEK IS MCS AWARENESS WEEK—– WELL I ALMOST BLEW THAT DIDN’T I????
ESPECIALLY SINCE I STARTED THIS BLOG TO BRING AWARENESS TO THE ILLNESS OF MCS!!!
AND WHAT THE HECK IS MCS?????????????
Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS) is a
medical condition characterized by debilitating
chemical sensitivities. People who are chemically
sensitive are made sick by exposures to
chemicals found in many common products such
as pesticides, perfumes, tobacco smoke, new
carpets, air “fresheners,” new paint and building
materials, and many cleaning and laundry
products. Most of these chemicals will make
everyone sick at high levels, but for chemically
sensitive people exposures to even small
amounts of these substances can cause
symptoms. Some chemically sensitive people are
only mildly affected while others have the more
severe form of the illness…