Babyhood Basics: Cleaning Products

Dr. Preeti Parikh explains the dangers of chemical cleaning agents, and gives you tips to make your own cleaning solutions at home.

Keeping your house clean when you have a small child around is important, but it can also be dangerous if you use the wrong kind of cleaning products. Some cleaning solutions contain toxins that can lead to eczema, airway irritation, or even poisoning. In this video, Dr. Preeti Parikh recommends making your own non-toxic cleaning products by mixing white vinegar and baking soda.


Preeti Parikh, MD

This video features Preeti Parikh, MD. Dr. Parikh, a board-certified pediatrician affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, is HealthiNation's chief medical editor.

Duration: 0:55. Last Updated On: Jan. 17, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Reviewed by: Dr Helen Maliagros Scott, Preeti Parikh, MD . Review date: Jan. 17, 2019
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